Small, loud, snarky Welsh ‘economic migrant’ to Scotland, I have called Scotland my home since 2002.
Mum to two boys, Ellis (born 2006) and Finlay (born 2008), otherwise known as The Backchat Kid and Hellboy. Partner of the long suffering Richard, we have been together since 2000 and so far have resisted the urge to blow huge amounts of money on a frivolous day of proving to people we hardly ever see that we love each other.
I am one of the original gang who founded The Organic Growers of Bothwell and our community garden:
I am also cat-o-nine-tails waving, no-messing Web Mistress for the Bothwell Scarecrow Festival’s official website:
When not bashing keys and wrecking websites with my ineptitude; I like growing things, preserving things, foraging, trying to make things, not losing my temper when the things I try to make don’t turn out like they should, Victoriana, literature, art, photography and wandering around the countryside. I also have an unhealthy obsession with corsetry, burlesque, Bettie Page and all things kitschly seedy. And Murano glass clowns.