Disneyland Truly Is the Magic Kingdom

Posted on April 29, 2016 By

As part of my niece/aunt celebration year I met my niece and her son in Disneyland today. Although I do not believe that Walt (Disney) would be pleased with the horrendous prices of his theme parks or the strange hours that pop up and force people out of the park early unless you pay more…


Household Staff and Pensions

Posted on April 16, 2016 By

In 2012 the government introduced the Pensions Act, which requires all employers to join the scheme by 2017, in order to provide staff earning over £10,000 with a workplace pension. The regulations have been rolling out over a six-year period, depending on the size of the company and the pay-as-you-earn (PAYE) reference scheme. This has…


Even Little Girls Like Wind Chimes

Posted on April 6, 2016 By

When my daughter in-law returned to work after our first grandchild was born, I offered to watch little Abby a couple of days a week to help with the cost of daycare. Several months later it was warm weather and we were able to get outside more to enjoy the nice weather. When ever there…


Goodnight Daddy

Posted on April 2, 2016 By

Daddy, I find it very hard to accept that you’ve been translated to another realm. You were indeed a great father, a reliable friend and faithful protector to me. You gave me your best from the day I was born. I was the envy of my peers while growing up. You inspired me. You taught…