5 happy happenings #11

Christmas feels so long ago already – I miss the tree and the lights (and the time off work) but I’m rather glad to be getting on with 2016, I think. Here are some happy-making things that have happened so far: I found the biggest mug I’ve ever seen in the Paperchase sale. See the photo, […]

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2015’s happy happenings

2015 was a fairly good year, really; there were some really rather crap bits but any year that ends with one’s wedding can’t really be considered terrible. Here are my best bits: Marple arrived at Chez Mouse. She’s a moody little bugger who hates being picked up, loathes taking tablets, meows incessantly for no reason, […]

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5 happy happenings #10

So, it’s been a while since I’ve done one of these posts and I have no real excuse other than life getting in the way. You may think it’s because I’ve had nothing happy to write about but you’d be mistaken. On the contrary, rather a lot of good things have happened since my last 5 […]

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5 happy happenings #9

It’s been a fairly quiet couple of weeks. I had a lot of overtime to use so have been working 3 day weeks – I could definitely get used to extra-long weekends. Now if only the sun would come out for more than 3 minutes at a time… Onto five of my happy things: 1. […]

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5 happy happenings #8

Another semi-absent couple of weeks from me, sorry about that. I’m not going to go into the reasons but I do want to say thank you for bearing with me and continuing to read Cashmere Mouse – it means a lot. There have been some happy bits recently so, in no particular order: 1. Amazing lobster […]

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5 happy happenings #7

This past couple of weeks have been madly busy at work and this weekend has been the first time I’ve been able to properly relax without thinking about deadlines and databases. I’ve got a few plans for new series on the blog so watch this space! So, five happy things from the last two weeks: 1. […]

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5 happy happenings #6

There’s been a bit of a lull in posting recently – Mr Mouse and I have been to Berlin, I’ve been to London, and I have a new role at work, so I haven’t been as frequent a blogger as I’ve wanted to be. I have had a much happier time recently though, which is a […]

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5 happy happenings #5

I’ll be honest, it hasn’t been the best couple of weeks. A combo of work deadlines, a strange run of headaches, and the reappearance of the Black Dog has resulted in me feeling a little like I’ve been through a mangle. However Mr Mouse and I are off to Berlin for a few days tomorrow […]

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5 happy happenings #4

Last weekend Mr Mouse and I has an impromptu trip to Edinburgh for the night, and it was just what we needed. The weather was amazing, the hotel was great, and the city was its usual gorgeous self. I can’t wait to go back. Here are the five best bits of the last couple of […]

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5 happy happenings #3

1. A gloriously sunny four-day weekend with nothing to do but sit in the garden and read (and eat chocolate). 2. Discovering Rebel Kitchen Chocolate Mylk – the ‘no added sugar’ is a tad misleading (date syrup counts as sugar in my book) but it’s bloody delicious. 3. Vases of daffodils all over the house. […]

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