Tag Archive: blogging

Birthday Cake

This year my Mom pulled out all the stops and baked a three tier chocolate button cake  for my birthday – I just wish I could send all my lovely readers a slice!… Continue reading

Coming Back from Writer’s Block

I want to say I’m sorry that I haven’t been blogging recently, but the truth is, something really upsetting happened and I just couldn’t write. I still don’t really have the words to explain,… Continue reading

Taking time out for my Dad

I’m really sorry that I’ve been away for so long and I haven’t blogged in the last few weeks. I fully intended to, but I’ve been busy taking care of my Dad. Looking… Continue reading

Moving from gas to coal, and refurbishing an abandoned 1950s fireplace in the process.

In the 70s and 80s, gas was a cost-effective way to heat your home and nearly everyone had gas-fueled heating installed. But today gas prices are going through the roof, and many families… Continue reading

Readership opinion poll!

Dear readers, you may have noticed that The Lady in Waiting has been revamped a little. The question is whether this was for better or for worse. I’ve had mixed feedback to the… Continue reading

Happy New Year to all my readers (+ 2012 in review)

Happy New Year, everybody! I hope you all have a cracking 2013, and have a great day celebrating today. I have just unwrapped a lovely present from WordPress.com, the annual review of my… Continue reading

Merry Christmas to all my readers!

I hope that all my readers are having a wonderful day, wherever you are across the globe. May you have a fantastic holiday, and enjoy all the celebrations. I would also like to… Continue reading

New archives page

Just to let you all know that I’ve added a new page to the website. “Top Posts” should help you find your way back to some of the highlights of this blog, or… Continue reading

Tell Me About Yourself Award

So, I’ve been nominated for an award! There are the 3 things I must do: #1 Thanking Corinna Thank you Corinna from Cooking with Corinna for nominating me for this award – I really… Continue reading