Life Lately #4

Life Lately #4

Let’s start with the important stuff first.  I hope everyone is staying safe and as positive it’s possible to be in this incredibly surreal and challenging time.  Last year, you’d never believe that quarantine, food rationing and toilet roll hoarding would be the...
Life Lately #3

Life Lately #3

Happy new year!  I hope everyone’s 2020 got off to a great start.  I finally have a few days off to take a breather – I didn’t take any extra time off over the festive period so it’s all been a bit of a marathon until now.  I always think it’s great to have a...
Life Lately #2

Life Lately #2

First of all, welcome to my new website, KeytaHawkins.com! You may be familiar with my old website, The Wayfarer, which I had written since 2014. I suppose a lot can change in 5 years, including me. For some time now I’ve felt that things needed an update and so...
How To Have A Happier Life

How To Have A Happier Life

Happiness is the highest form of wealth and living life in a way that is conducive to happiness can be relatively simple.  I can certainly vouch for the fact that these ten steps have worked wonders for me in terms of improving my overall happiness in life – so...
Life Lately #1

Life Lately #1

I’ve decided to stray a little from normal service and put together a monthly diary-style blog post with a few odd musings and snaps.  Particularly so I have a place to share the copious amount of photos of my cat that I take (who I miss terribly right now being in...
Escape To The Countryside

Escape To The Countryside

The countryside is considered to be the perfect place to grow up and grow old but I can think of something else that it’s perfect for – a mini-break.  Although I’m now a city-dweller, I’m still a country girl at heart and I always will be.  So here are my...