Dear Sam, Thank you for buying a copy of your favourite book as a child for me as a birthday present. Guthrie Comes Clean is a book I will cherish for the rest of my life. (Not least because I’m a small, podgy, patchy panda too.) Love Sarah See other Friday Thanks here or visit the original inspiration for the project here.

Here’s what I’ve been up to with the Life List lately. Writing one was the best thing I ever did, it’s been so fun to tick thing off! Completed Ride The Carousel in Cardiff Bay – I will blog about this soon, I promise. Finish a crossword without cheating – Tzevai gave me a couple of small hints but I didn’t look anything up or check the answers so I’m declaring this done. I will, however, keep trying to finish one entirely on my own….Continue Reading “Life List: Update”

Dear Sky, Thanks for reshowing Mad Men from the start of series one. I’ve seen them all before but it’s nice to have something lovely to look forward to again every week. Now if you could just fix it for me to have Joan Holloway’s wardrobe, I’ll be set. Love Sarah See other Friday Thanks here or visit the original inspiration for the project here.

Added: Get Books Signed By My Favourite Authors One of the benefits of living in a capital city is that people like to come here. Tourists, bands, authors, artists – there is always something going on in Cardiff. Today I wandered up to Waterstones, picked up a copy of The Woman Who Died A Lot and stood in the queue to get it signed by the author, Jasper Fforde. He’s one of my favourite authors so it was a real pleasure to meet him and…Continue Reading “New Life List Item: Get Books Signed By My Favourite Authors”

Dear Bridesmaids, Thanks for planning such an amazing weekend away for my hen do. I’m so much more excited about the wedding now, I can’t wait for September to get here! I’m so glad we all met – you’re my favourite people to hang out with. Love Sarah See other Friday Thanks here or visit the original inspiration for the project here.

I’m determined to be productive today, so I’m writing a list of all the things I’d like to get done. First up: Clear down my feed reader Unpack my suitcase from the hen do Pick up library books Do at least 4 pages of Télégramme Update the 2012 books list Update the life list I think that’ll do. If I get through all those then I’ll move onto: Tidy my side of the bedroom Write an about page for Télégramme Sort through (& throw out my…Continue Reading “Today’s To Do List”