Category Archives: Uncategorized

Happy Memories

One day last week I walked to work, thankfully it was not raining, as we headed into a cooler phase before the rain came back again. Ahead of me I spotted two teenage girls, probably about 13 years old or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 2 Comments

The Twitter Diaries by Imogen Lloyd Webber & Georgie Thompson

The story follows the new friendship of @TuesdayFields and @StellaCavill who meet at a party on New Years Eve in New York. Over the next 12 months they share a daily communication using Twitter direct messages. Despite the miles and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Follow Friday – Blogs beyond Genealogy!

Following in the footsteps of my genealogy blogging pals, Jill at Geniaus and Pauline at Family History Beyond the Seas. I have pulled together a small selection of blogs that I follow without a genealogical slant. Here they are in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 3 Comments

ABC Award

Back in March, I received a lovely surprise; Kate of Believe Anyway had nominated Anglers Rest for The ABC (Awesome Blog Content) Award. Thank you. I am always amazed at the positivity of others in response to my rambling & obsessive … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Weekend Cooking – Civil War Era Recipes Compiled by Julia Hutchins

Last week I spotted this e-book available via Amazon. I was intrigued, so downloaded the book. Contained within the e-pages was a collection of recipes from heritage publications and some great and interesting recipes. Here is one that caught my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

Family History Writing Challenge 2012 – Day 1

I do not believe that I have ever read a genealogical document, even those I have read before or those that I knew existed, and thought “Okay!” I have always finished reading and pretty much immediately thought of a question … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Blog Action Day – Food

This year, Blog Action Day will be held on October 16, which coincides with World Food Day, so naturally our 2011 theme is FOOD.  I spotted the details for this event quite late, so am writing off the hoof! Initially I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 3 Comments

She Writes Blog Hop Number 6!

She Writes Blogging about Books and Writing Blog Hop Over at She Writes, Meg who hosts the 1st Books blog thought it would be great to host another online Blog Hop as a get to know you event – great … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 3 Comments

Wordless Wednesday & Silent Sunday

Samares Manor 13th July 2011 Submitted to Wordless Wednesdays

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

She Writes Blog Hop Number 5!

She Writes Blogging about Books and Writing Blog Hop Over at She Writes, Meg who hosts the 1st Books blog thought it would be great to host another online Blog Hop as a get to know you event – great … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 6 Comments