Into 2018: A Yearly Blog Review

This year has been a pretty good year in the QLF house. Snappy met so many milestones, we’ve celebrated holidays and spent time with family. We’ve been to America, aquariums and all over. There have been some rough days too. Snappy was very clingy throughout the year and bethend really …

A Quiet Christmas

As you know, we do Thanksgiving in style but scale down Christmas. This year we had nearly twenty people over for Thanksgiving; at Christmas, it will just be the three of us. Last year there were four of us as we have my best friend over for Christmas. This year …

Our Christmas Films Playlist

So, every year we watch the same Christmas films over and over. And in no way are we bored of it so I wanted to share it with you. There is something for everyone on this list and something to watch every night from now until Christmas if you want.s …

New Years Sea Dip For Parkinson’s UK

I have been fundraising! Recently at work (I work for a well-known pharmacy), we raised £95 pounds for the children’s ward at our local hospital – Bronglais. We never really thought we’d raise that much. It was a passing comment from a colleague that started it all. She was buying …

My Top Five Cat Related Injuries

Herding cats is a dangerous business. I should know I do it on a daily basis. In case you didn’t know; I have five cats. Not on purpose. it just sort of happened. I explain why here. Cats will purposely injure you and while I’m pretty sure Reb isn’t trying …

Seven Super Christmas Board Books

Continuing on after my Halloween and Thanksgiving board books, I decided to look for some Christmas board books naturally. Snappy loves books, even if he won’t let us read to him unless he’s already half asleep. Anyway, after browsing for a while I found a few I like and one …

A Day Out In Coventry

Now you might not think Coventry is really a place anyone would choose to go on a day out – and you would be right, to be honest. It’s an odd place that has always had an odd reputation. It’s currently in the middle of a transformation in the centre …

November’s Entertainment

We’re still working our way through Stargate. We’re on season seven already which is a great season and has some of the best hairstyles on the show. I do rank seasons by how good Sam Carter’s hair is. We’ve also got a new boxset from the charity shop of musicals …

Blogging: Liebster Award

Thanks to Helen at Welsh Mum Writing for nominating me for a Liebster award! My second blogger nominated award. It’s a great way to let everyone know some blogs you like and some more stuff about you – depending on the questions of course! These are the questions Helen asked, …