What Remembrance Day means and the war poems that illustrate why we should never forget

Even when the war was over their elation must have been tinged with sadness at the loss of many friends who'd become their world in those wretched, never ending days.  The relief of knowing you'd be going home, finally leaving behind those distressing scenes, to the arms of your loved ones only to find it all blemished by survivor guilt and flashbacks.

Why this Victorian time capsule is fascinating –

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After being hidden from the outside world for 80 years this secret Victorian historical time capsule was rescued

The History of Leukaemia

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During my recovery from AML have have been doing lots of research into Leukaemia so decided to write this post.  I've always loved researching and finding out the history behind something, although it is not something nice I still found it extremely interesting!  So for those of you who's also like to know please carry… Continue reading The History of Leukaemia

My review of the Queen Victoria Revealed Exhibition at Kensington Palace

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An insightful visit into Queen Victoria's childhood home and life as a Queen, Wife and Mother where her actual words come alive to take you around the exhibition ~ Visit London