Author Archives: alpadmin

5 items that cost more than a Kindle book

Recently there has been a lot of talk about how readers now expect to be able to buy books for their Kindle for as little as 99c or even get the for Free. Prices have been driven down because of … Continue reading

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Help us find a buyer – €4000 reward

Help us to find a buyer or our amazing property and you could get yourself a €4000 reward. If you share this post, and the person who buys our house tells us that it was you that sent it to … Continue reading

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What is happening to the World?

(All figures quoted from online sources and are approximate, used to give examples. Also, this is obviously a very general overview and all points could be investigated much further.) So, since I went to bed last night the UK has … Continue reading

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Mí querida España

Mí querida España: Hoy he perdido un poco del amor que siento por ti; acabo de enterrar 7 cachorros bajo un olivo en mi finca. Dichos cachorros no eran míos: ¡eran tuyos! Anoche, unos invitados que habían cenado a casa … Continue reading

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Dear Spain

Dear Spain, Today I fell a little bit out of love with you. I have just come in from burying 7 puppies underneath an olive tree on my land. These puppies did not belong to me, they belonged to you. … Continue reading

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Cover Reveal!

For the last few months I have been slaving away over a new addition to my Seriously Mum series about Lorna and I’s adventures in Spain. I am really pleased to announce that Seriously Mum, How Many Cats? is finally ready … Continue reading

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I Can’t Ignore the Numbers (Probably only interesting to authors)

About four weeks ago I started writing a blog post about Amazon and why I believe that Select is bad, and wider distribution is the right thing for self publishers. Thankfully, I never hit publish on that one, because this … Continue reading

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Fancy a change of lifestyle?

Have you ever thought about escaping the hum drum lifestyle of the nine to five and moving to the countryside? What about leaving the rat race behind forever and doing something you never thought possible? How about even just following … Continue reading

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Beards, Trunkies and Tattoos – A Trip to the UK!

The build-up was long, and I have to admit I was little nervous about my trip back to the UK. Would there be hover-boards? Would people be wearing smart watches and talking in to their wrists? What are google glasses? … Continue reading

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5×50 Challenge – The Final Day

We did it! Today was the last day of our 5×50 Challenge. BUT we will still be collecting donations for a while, AND I am going to be carrying on for another three weeks or so. A day off tomorrow … Continue reading

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