PDA 

I just bought my husband’s Valentine’s card for next month. He always buys better cards than me but I’m pleased with my find this year. We don’t really go in for lots of presents generally as a couple but I do like a declaration of love. I’m a very tactile person. I like lots of…

Cuddly Sleeper 

Are you a cuddly sleeper? Is your partner? I am NOT. I need my own space. My husband and I have a Kingsize bed and I’d still be keen to upgrade it to a SuperKing. He often jokes  “Kim would like a bed that’s so big you need a visa to visit the other side”. How do…

Love Story

I love a love story. My parents have a great story. Don’t even try to compete. The story of how they came to be is, frankly, ridiculous. The place was Bahrain and the year was 1969. My father saw my mother and he turned to his pilot friend and said “Who is that?”. “Don’t even try”…

Nag

In relationships you often take on certain roles. There’s the lover and the fighter. The talker and the listener. The pragmatist and the dreamer. My husband and I complement one another rather well but in some aspects we are opposites. For instance, I am a doer and he is a… put-it-off-until-tomorrower. And this is where the…

Leap Year

2016 is a Leap Year. For those that don’t know, a leap year, which occurs every 4 years, is when we get an extra day (29th February). The day is added because the Earth doesn’t orbit the sun in exactly 365 days. So essentially it’s used to synchronize the calendar year with the solar year. Julius…