Autumn News – Cruising, Walking and Working

As November is upon us, I hope you all had a perfect summer and are settling down to the autumn months with good health and a happy heart. I recently returned from being a Guest Speaker on a Fred Olsen cruise liner, Braemar. The cruise made history as Braemar is the longest ship ever to cruise through the very narrow Corinth Canal in Greece...

Ready for the Jungle – Free romcom book

It's that time of year when TV viewers in the UK can watch a show that comes around every November, titled, "I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here!" A group of British and American celebrities are sent to a jungle camp for a reality TV show. They face some grisly tasks during their time… Continue reading Ready for the Jungle – Free romcom book

Remembering Keith Floyd, Ten Years On

Happy Birthday ‘Floydy’ Ten Years on and we still remember the late, great, TV Chef, Keith Floyd. A decade has passed since Keith Floyd died. ‘Floydy’ as he liked to be known was the celebrated chef who revolutionised TV cookery programmes but as the years go by, his name fades and it seems to me… Continue reading Remembering Keith Floyd, Ten Years On

Would you like a Bertie Bear?

Its the first day of August and the summer is flying by. In my neck of the woods we seem to have had an awful lot of rain in-between hot and humid weather. I hope that you are all enjoying the varied days and life is good. This post is short and sweet and just… Continue reading Would you like a Bertie Bear?

Meet the Author – Morton S Gray

I'm thrilled to have Morton S Gray on my blog today. Morton's latest book, The Truth Lies Buried, is now available in paperback and audible as well as all ebook platforms. Morton, like me, loves beautiful Cumbria... Thank you for inviting me over to your blog, Caroline. When you asked me to Meet the Author,… Continue reading Meet the Author – Morton S Gray

Excerpt – coming soon! Hattie Goes to Hollywood

For those readers who want to know what happens next in Caroline's novels, here is a snippet from Hattie Goes to Hollywood - the first in a new series, coming soon. The much-loved character, Hattie, takes on a new role as private detective. Follow her shenanigans and scrapes as she sets about clearing up crime… Continue reading Excerpt – coming soon! Hattie Goes to Hollywood

Don’t be afraid of coming out of your comfort zone – be afraid of staying in it.

Two years ago, I walked out of my life. It was one of the most difficult decisions I have ever made. In midlife, many women are settled with plans in place for their later years but I wanted change and couldn’t continue to live in an environment that no longer felt right, working at a… Continue reading Don’t be afraid of coming out of your comfort zone – be afraid of staying in it.