Looking for great Christmas gift ideas? Christmas is around the corner and we are looking forward to getting together with, and hearing from old friends, family and those we love from both near and far. It is a time of traditions, special meals, music and most of all a wondrous time for young children; dazzled by […]
Memory lane - Life and Love - just for fun!
Remembrance Day, on November 11 is a national holiday in many countries throughout the world including Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Allied powers. It commemorates the end of fighting between the Allies and Germany and the end of World War 1. The signing of the agreement took place in 1918 in France at the […]
Guest article written by Peter D. Gardner Samuel Grose: a Trevithick Protégé and Unsung Hero Samuel Grose, later to become one of Cornwall’s best known engineers, was born at Nether Stowey, Somerset in 1791. His parents Samuel Grose and Eleanor Giddy were both from Redruth and Sam was employed for many years as a ‘Captain’ […]
Caramel & Parsley’s 250th article ~ what a great occasion this is and a time of personal celebration and reflection! I am so overwhelmingly grateful for the time I have had to be able to write many more articles! There are always new and interesting articles to write, people to meet, places to go and much to […]
My Mum – one of the most influential and wonderful people in my life. This article was written in 2009 two years before Mum passed away. 30 questions for my Mum may seem a little unusual to write about but it became obvious to me that there were lots of interesting things about her life […]