I have been a single parent now for just over a year, and I have to say, it’s not been without its challenges.
I wasn’t able to take any extra time off work, so once I had bought her home, I had…
24th Jul 2018 10:33 AM
Stamp photo by Christian Schnettelker
Fed up of GDPR emails jumping in your inbox? I’m loving it, finally a chance to get rid of unwanted emails. Or will it…..
I have not been amused this week at…
24th May 2018 08:35 AM
A Mad Moment
Snow. At last! We finally had a little taster of what winter is meant to be like! How much fun did you have?!
I am so grateful for not caring what I look like and enjoying being warm! Even when it was…
7th Mar 2018 08:35 AM
Nostalgia And The Arts Of The Doublé Entendre
Every once in a while I find myself in Huddersfield on a Tuesday when there is a Flea Market in the Kirklees Open Market where there are stalls selling bric-a-brac. On my last visit I was just…
5th Feb 2018 03:54 PM
Soothing Those European Racist January Blues
Elle Hartley Smith
Someone playing Zwarte Piet. Photo coertesy of Wikipedia
The Christmas period is over. No more excuses for daytime drinking, eating so much as “it’ll soon go bad.”
Yes that’s right we’ve hit…
25th Jan 2018 09:45 AM
Paris In Ilkley
Lucienne de Ville
While the whole of France was celebrating their football team’s World Cup Victory in Russia, the English nation had fallen into depression caused by yet another failure.
17th Jul 2018 12:55 PM
My Mind’s In Budapest
Elle Hartley Smith
Budapest, the beautiful Capital of Hungary, has so much to offer. It has a rich, dark and somewhat disturbing history, which opens your eyes to our privilege.
The city was once two…
24th Mar 2018 02:07 PM
Opinion: Has #MeToo Gone Too Far?
The #MeToo campaign has seen women joining together and revealing their sexual assault stories, accusing people of sexually harassing them in many situations.
Although a “hashtag” campaign may…
4th Mar 2018 11:46 AM
Yoga Pose & Pants
Eco yoga photo by Gopali Ashram
The winter mornings are beautiful. Clear skies, the owl calling out in the trees, and the lights from the town glistening making it look like fairy town. If only I…
5th Feb 2018 08:57 AM
The Big Wide World Of Blogging
A few years ago back in 2013, I started a blog on Little Alf.
I was given a Nikon D3300 camera for Christmas in 2012 and knew I had the perfect model for taking pictures and to share them online…
19th Jan 2018 03:48 PM