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Her Summer List, Our Summer Memories

When summer approaches and we get a few days of good weather I am always inspired to hop on the summer list/goals bandwagon. But then I get disheartened because it will rain for a solid week and time ticks by. … Continue reading

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Take five gingerbread houses……

For a couple of years I have had this pin on my Pinterest board. I mentioned the idea of doing something similar as a family gathering to my sister, next thing you know she’d bought a great cutter set. Looked … Continue reading

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Bloom 2016 – late summer meets early autumn (and a vignette series)

I am absolutely of the opinion that this arrangement does not work but I loved it anyway. These were some stems I had left over from a big arrangement and they couldn’t be wasted so were popped into this lovely … Continue reading

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A photo wall

I love collections of photographs displayed on a wall. I have a few images pinned over here. We used to have a more traditional wall of photos in the dining room before switched rooms and decorated. That was over three … Continue reading

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Another hydrangea wreath

Remember this? Well here is one for this year. The blooms I used last year were from a lovely blue shrub in my Mum’s garden but this year for some reason the blue flowers faded too fast for me to … Continue reading

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Le tour – photos from the depart fictif in Leeds

Saturday morning my sister, H and I set off for the 5 minute drive and the 10 minute walk to take up our positions on the route of the Tour de France from Leeds to Harewood. It wasn’t too busy … Continue reading

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Le Tour de France, t’Tour de Yorkshire

Remember that yellow bicycle from last week? Well it is part of the display for the cycling calendar’s big yearly event and this year the tour is crossing the channel and getting all the way up north. Here is the … Continue reading

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Around here

I’ve been transferring stuff onto a ‘new to me’ laptop and am getting confused with what I’ve saved where. Anyway I found a bunch of photos from the last couple of weeks that I’d forgotten about! So thought I’d share. … Continue reading

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Around here

A few shots of what’s going on this week. Above is the Jasmin flowering away. Seed audit. The potted Christmas tree back outside. Fallen over pots. Buddy napping. The mantel. Winter stems. A collection of things to put in Project … Continue reading

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The letter M

A couple of years ago I stumbled on a vintage shop in one of the student-y areas of Leeds. It’s a real treasure trove of stuff but not cheap. After seeing so many initials used in interior design I wanted … Continue reading

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