Monthly Archives: August 2012

Weekly layout – week thirty two

Welcome to week thirty two. This week was one of those rare occasions when I picked out a photo grabbed a couple of sheets of paper, plonked them down added a few scraps of matching paper and it worked! Here … Continue reading

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Embracing the open gate

I am about to set foot on a new path. I am about to take a turn along the road of life I travel upon on. To go through the open gate. A new job. I am nervous but know … Continue reading

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Having a little snooze

When I took photos of the sweet peas the other day I couldn’t resist turning the camera on the little fella and snap a shot of him. And it shows I can use my focus points on the old camera. … Continue reading

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Weekly layout – week thrity one

Welcome to week thirty one. A couple of photos of my niece when they visited us at the Northumberland cottage this year. She is playing on the DS but that isn’t the story I want to tell today. I want to … Continue reading

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Bloom – arrangement number six

Here’s another little vase of flowers. Ammi, Salvia, Calendula and a few sweet peas. Just love that blue vase which helps set off the flowers.

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Spelt and white flour loaf

Another loaf from the book. Looks like a regular old wholemeal and white loaf and that’s what it is I guess. Spelt is a wheat that has been around for centuries but wained in popularity although has become more popular recently because of its … Continue reading

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Bloom – arrangement number five

Sweet peas. Ah, sweet peas, you are supposed to be easy to grow and give bunches of wonderfully sweet smelling flowers all summer long. Alas, I don’t seem gifted with the green enough fingers to make you grow. Actually that’s … Continue reading

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Night lights, pretty lights

I spent half an hour or so the other evening dotting little jam jars and lanterns about the garden to try and recreate this. My photo does not quite get it right but I think I like it better. Love … Continue reading

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