Hello! Picture it: A relaxed but working writer on her laptop in a coffeeshop. Sipping coffee and eating a complicated but delicious sandwich. Inspired by the coffee shop music of various conversations punctuated by random laughter and maybe some tears. Inspired by her coffee and her complicated but delicious sandwich. Setting the scene out the … Continue reading Where Everybody Knows Your Name?
Today, I'm sharing the love over at Scale it Simple. Thanks for hosting the party, Steph! Click here to go mingle: Now Live: Friday Follow Blog Party Also, my social media spaces are: FB: https://www.facebook.com/Gin-Lemonade-149263901777174/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/gypsiewriter Pinterest: https://uk.pinterest.com/gypsiewriter/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gypsiewriter/ PS. If you've found me by way of Steph, hello. Everyone have a beverage! … Continue reading Now Live: Friday Follow Blog Party
The snow of a few weeks ago has melted and the sun has come out in Skye. I've spent more time outside than in this week, and have been drinking more water than coffee. I wore Isla's sunglasses over mine when I picked her up at nursery, because when I do that it makes her … Continue reading Everywhere
If we were having coffee, I'd say thank you. Thank you for meeting me at a coffee table, at the other end of a screen, on a curb, or on my couch. Thank you for reading my rambles. Thanks for the books, and the butterfly magnets and the mural. Thanks for beers, real or fake, … Continue reading You Bring The Cheesecake
If we were having coffee, we'd be hiding in the kitchen while Isla counts the balls in her ball pit and Neil plays the shit out of Isla's toy guitar. You'd be convincing me that I can write a mystery on a wharf including a dog collar for NYC Midnight's Flash Fiction Challenge. While I … Continue reading Line By Line
My best friend from Uni has been staying with us for the week. She thinks she's a physiotherapist, but she's actually an artist. This mural appeared on Isla's wall in two and a half days. Acrylic, emulsion, and magic. And Isla loves it. Of course. Emma doesn't have a website yet. But I've decided she … Continue reading Isla’s Mural
If we were having coffee, I'd say that houses are bigger when they are empty. Furniture is annoying. Unless we're talking bookcases or my giant bed. And we're not talking about my bed. This is a family blog. Apparently. Anyway. Coffee. My favourite coffee is medium. In strength and temperature. And if I leave it … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: Furniture Is Annoying