I caught half of a news item on Radio 4 about book weekends and how they could, in our busy, stressed society, become more popular than the more traditional spa weekend.  The woman being interviewed explained how it all started with her thinking that she wasn't reading as much as she wanted or would like.  … Continue reading Relax


Giving up

I think I have given up.  But in a positive way. There are things I used to do, when I worked full-time, that I no longer do. I no longer wear formal clothes everyday - no blouses with black trousers, no smart shoes.  I don't even wear jewellery on a regular basis.  I rarely put … Continue reading Giving up