Mothers Day Competition Terms and Conditions

The Mothers Day Competition runs from Monday 16th March to Midnight on Saturday 21st March 2020. Employees of Canterbury City Council and their immediate families may enter but will not be eligible for the prize draw. To enter the Shop by the Sea Facebook Competition you will need to like the Competition post, leave aContinue reading “Mothers Day Competition Terms and Conditions”

ABI – The Birth!

As some of you may know, back in January I found myself on notice from my shiny new job.  Sometimes life changes direction really quickly!  But I am a firm believer that everything happens for a reason, and for a while now I have had a desire to focus on the things that I feelContinue reading “ABI – The Birth!”

When you walk through a storm…

Well hi there, its been a while hasn’t it!  What a great line from the best song – You’ll never walk alone.  Not only have I sung that to death for my beloved Reds, but its words have certainly rung true recently! To be honest I haven’t felt like writing as its been a tryingContinue reading “When you walk through a storm…”

August Al’s Adventures….

Hey! How are you all?! Sorry it’s been a while since I wrote, but things have been crazy! You may remember from Aprils Al’s Adventures that I had started a new full time job, started a Cafe venture, Toast Herne Bay, and the Holiday let was finally ready to launch! Well, that’s why I’ve notContinue reading “August Al’s Adventures….”

Opportunity Knocks…

Hey there. Hope you are all keeping well in this bonkers weather. Totally bored of it now! Sunny, snow, sunny, snow. My winter woolies have been on and off like a lightswitch on speed!😉 Sorry it’s been a few months since my moany blog about leaving my job. It took me a fair while toContinue reading “Opportunity Knocks…”

Kyoto – a step back in time…

Kind and beautiful Kyoto… Konichiwa all. Morning. I’m currently sitting in a coffee shop in Kyoto train station awaiting my bullet train back to Tokyo. I’m feeling a bit emotional to be honest. Let me explain why. I was here in Japan on business. The last week was spent at a conference in Tokyo. ThatContinue reading “Kyoto – a step back in time…”

Singapore, Sleep and the last days of Summer…

  Hey all, Happy Sunday! Just a little update on what has been going on since we spoke 2 weeks ago.  If I remember, I wrote to you all when I was heading to the airport for my trip to Singapore for work.  I was not exactly enthusiastic about my trip – until I gotContinue reading “Singapore, Sleep and the last days of Summer…”