Author Archives: charlottedickenson

Plastics. Part 1

Plastic: A synthetic material made from a wide range of organic polymers such as polyethylene, PVC, nylon, etc., that can be molded into shape while soft and then set into a rigid or slightly elastic form. There is no denying that … Continue reading

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The Sunshine Award

Ok, this has to be a miracle,  I logged on here the other day to *try* to write, and found I had a comment on my last post, that I had been nominated for the ‘Sunshine Award’ from my friend … Continue reading

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This poem.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u–_-tyuejc

Everyone should listen to this poem. It is my favorite poem, the one which I will listen to many times on repeat. It is a poem written for everyone. I first heard it online through a charity that I support [and should probably blog about at some point] called TWLOHA, as he read this poem at one of their events. It is such a beautiful poem that it must be listened to, or read out loud to be appreciated, not just read in silence.

It is a beautiful poem.

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A bleary eyed night-time post

A month (ish) ago, I decided to join a gym. I have always quite liked doing exercise things/gym things/strength things, but because I *really* dislike lots of people, it often puts me off going to gyms and classes. So I … Continue reading

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50 things to do before you’re 11 3/4

This has to be one of the best ideas to get kids doing more fun things outdoors. You can see the full list of things here. It makes the list into an online challenge. You post pictures and a description … Continue reading

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Cape

Anyone who regularly talks to me knows I have a cat called Cape. And knows how high maintenance she is. But how much I love her. Compared to other cats, she is certainly hard work, but she really makes it up with … Continue reading

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Crumpets!

I said a cooking post on every day of the week? Me? No. I think it was really one every year (: Anyway, I have wanted to make my own crumpets for *years* now, but have thus far procrastinated to … Continue reading

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