Hammers On Bone by Cassandra Khaw

By Cassandra Khaw

I have tried to forget about this book for a number of months but it just keeps sticking in my mind and not for the right reasons. My partner suggested to me that I should give it a read as it has very few pages but is also set in Croydon and it sounded like […]

I Cannot But You Can

Forget “what if” because what if tomorrow you cannot? Forget “I cannot” because one day you really may not be able to. Forget sympathy and instead show empathy. Sometimes it is important to be selfish and do things based solely on your own needs and your own health. I for one completely understand that and […]

My future. Want kids? Where to live? What job? Who matters most? And more.

We need to talk. But this is not some rubbish about the birds and the bees or overcoming your first heartbreak. This is about me, understanding what I say and what I want from my life. So often I am told these views will change or it is just how I feel now but I […]

ASDA Smartprice Fish Fingers

I had a discussion with a few people on twitter recently about how good fish fingers sandwiches are and I was reminded about the time I made this sandwich. From there I just had to order some fish fingers and recreate it all over again. But fish fingers are something that I find are constantly […]

Dealing With Loved Ones Having Dementia

The title of this post is a hefty one but trying to shorten it down in any way made me, even as the writer, get different expectations about what the content was going to contain. I wanted to avoid puns or clever wordplay and instead focus on the matter in question and to take the […]

Carex Handwash

So these fun edition handwashes by Carex have been around for a while now but I love them for different seasons. We just finished off the bubblegum one and that was so sweet that it really fitted in for the Halloween and autumnal season. It being bright blue sort of put me off to begin […]

What I Think About November

Everywhere I look people are raving about it being autumn weather and Christmas fast approaching. It seems like I am in the minority when it comes to the winter months when I say I’m not that keen on it and I imagine this post will make me seem like such a grouch. There are things […]