Beach cleaning

Since moving to Beccles in Suffolk four months ago, we've taken part in a couple of beach cleaning events - one in Lowestoft and one in Aldeburgh. Having never done one before, we didn't know what to expect. We arrived at the meeting point where other people were already waiting, then the organisers handed out … Continue reading Beach cleaning

A Room of My Own

After years of writing in my armchair, on the sofa, on the dining room table, progressing to a small desk in the lounge, I've finally moved to a house with my own writing room. This has afforded me a larger desk (a Victorian pine kitchen table) and an office chair which is much more accommodating … Continue reading A Room of My Own


I can't believe we're mid-March already, where is this year going? I suppose I have a lot going on, which may explain the phenomenon. Firstly, and most excitingly, we're moving to the Suffolk/Norfolk border - hopefully in the first week of May. After keeping the home highly organised - almost show-home style - and clean … Continue reading Washed-Out