What I got for Christmas

 With the wrapping paper well and truly off (and residing in the recycling, as it should be) I thought a quick recap of the amazing presents I received this year was in order. First up this amazing 1901 copy of Hans Christian Andersons Fairy tales, which it would seem has arrived just in time (more Read more about What I got for Christmas[…]

I’m no good at goodbyes…

After 6 years of working for my current publishing company I’m off to pastures new! I have been offered a job at another very prestigious Oxford publishers and so had to say my goodbyes. This was my leaving lunch at the always lovely Steveton House hotel. Instead of a leaving present I asked my colleagues Read more about I’m no good at goodbyes…[…]

New Year 2012

With Bellowhead uncharacteristicaly not at the Royal Festival Hall we thought we would spend our New Year in Oxfordshire, having our usual neighbourhood party which consists of shuffling out onto the grass as a group for sparkly wine and rockets at midnight. These carefully laid plans were however shattered when Jam got invited to his friend Sam’s party in Newbury (Sam Read more about New Year 2012[…]