Monthly Archives: March 2012

New favourite loaf

The bread maker has been earning its keep nicely over the last two months. But alas, Gav has not baked more that two different types of bread like he promised he would. The wonderful fruit loaf and a white loaf and … Continue reading

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I see you little superdog

All he needs is a cape!

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The Garden in March

The seasons have changed.  One minute it’s too cold to venture outside to peer at the first bulbs peeking their heads up and the next you’re out there digging. I love this time of year. New, fresh, bright green.   There … Continue reading

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Weekly layout – week twelve

Welcome to week twelve. I can’t believe I’ve made it this far but I am so glad I keep plugging away and making a layout a week. I selected five photos from a trip to New York for this week. We … Continue reading

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Agatha, Agatha

  Here they are then. My recent purchases from Barter Books. They had a wealth of Agatha Christie’s on their shelves when we went the other week so I grabbed an armful to add to my collection. I have written … Continue reading

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25 Books – number five

I was out Christmas shopping with my Mum and sister and spotted this book. As you know I’m a huge Agatha fan and although I don’t usually read biographies and the like I thought this would be really interesting as … Continue reading

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White Balance

I have been working through the photo course and loving it. Although you do realise that the more you learn the more there is to learn. I might have said that before…. Anyway we got to the week where it … Continue reading

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From garden to table in 30 minutes

We still have leeks in the garden. I was mulling over the lack of supplies in the fridge – really needed to shop today – when I spotted a pack of Halloumi cheese. We are rather partialled to this wonderful … Continue reading

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Barter books revisited

Oh this place. Barter Books in Alnwick, Northumberland. It is an inspiration, a haven, a book lovers dream come true. And I discovered last week not just for picking up great second-hand books. The setting is perfect for snapping photos too. … Continue reading

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Moonset Sunrise

  Last week we took our annual trip to a pretty little cottage on the coast of Northumberland. Here’s last years photos. (Opens in a new window.) The Budster decided that he needed an injection of sea air at 6.10am on … Continue reading

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