Monthly Archives: February 2013

A bowl of ….

Now here is a funny thing. I didn’t realise that I had so many little bowls all over the house. Okay not that many but almost one in every room. Was it in the 1990’s that pot pouri was all … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – day forty nine to fifty five

A few details – (lots of family this week and I made it into two shots thanks to the self timer) cozy slippers,  at the park with milkshakes,  at Nandos,  bed time,  at my sisters for holiday discussion,  breakfast and … Continue reading

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First Bloom

Not a first bloom as in the first in the garden but the first little vase of flowers for this year of Bloom 2.0. This beautiful stem is from Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Pallida’, a witch hazel and a glorious plant … Continue reading

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A Leia hair do and the love of Star Wars

About six months ago Gav and I sat my younger niece down in front of the t.v and made her watch Star Wars starting at episode four (Don’t get me started on those first three films……) She wasn’t too keen … Continue reading

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Almost a quilt

It’s almost a year since I made any progress on my first quilt. How time flies. Since I picked all the pieces up again I’ve been struggling with this project wondering if I can really be bothered to finish it, … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – day forty three to forty eight

Okay, more….. A few details – pancakes, snow covered car, blurry valentine pudding, changing batteries in his GPS, cutting cake, a beautiful day in the garden.

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Layout Share – February

A couple more layouts to add to the stack of California stories. I was giddy, giddy I tell you about what happened in this story. We were at the Computer Science Museum in Palo Alto and while we were having … Continue reading

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Read 2013 – February

I finished my first novel on the Kindle. It feels like it should be a hallelujah you know, I am now in love with the Kindle and ready to forsake real books forever. But no, that is not how I … Continue reading

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Pancake Day

It is a tradition I have followed for as long as I can remember. When I was a child and when I grew up Shrove Tuesday means pancakes. Even a couple of years ago when Gav and I forgot to … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – day thirty six to forty two

And the days just keep on coming. A few details – a smattering of snow,  Buddy and his stick,  popcorn,  architecture in the park,  the teapot,  my niece and a crafty valentine canvas we made and snowdrops.

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