Monthly Archives: April 2013

Photo a Day – week seventeen

And here are more. A few details – a little remote collection, my niece working on the 6 times table, avocado and our own salad sandwich, at work, on our kitchen window sill, Gav, B and C heading off to … Continue reading

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Read – April

I picked this up in Barter Books. I liked the cover. Those folk who design book covers to make you pick them up really know their stuff! I wasn’t sure about her writing style at first but I carried on … Continue reading

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On a Wednesday

My new to me books arrived today. I was giddy with delight. Gav was putting an order in at that big bookshop in the sky the other day and I asked him to put these two  in his basket. Secondhand. … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week sixteen

Spring is springing so onward….. A few details – healthy rice and lentil salad, my older niece at the cinema, early morning street cleaning, the dining room mantel, Bircher Museli with blueberries, pretty buildings and daffodils from the garden.

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Project Life – up tp 24 March

Getting the rest of the last printed batch into the album. Still trying to keep to a single page for each week although we were away in March and this turned into a double plus a 3 pocket additional page. … Continue reading

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On our walls

When we were in Cape Cod a few years ago I was wandering along the main street of Chatham looking for gifts to bring home when I spotted this print. It wasn’t cheap but I loved it. I was almost … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – day ninety eight to one hundred and four

I think I’ll start saying week such and such instead of the day as these numbers are crazy now! One hundred and four photos?! Wow. A few details – homemade banana pancakes, FREE latte on the way to work, a … Continue reading

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Gardens visited – The Manor, Hemmingford Grey

I read about this garden somewhere, perhaps in the yellow book and really wanted to go and see it. And as I’ve been sorting photos out for writing about all the gardens we have visited over the years I discovered … Continue reading

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Bloom 2.0 – update

Was it something I said? Umm…. Just after I posted ‘Spring my dearest….’ we had the worst snow fall this season! But now all the snow has vanished and with the clocks springing forwards it feels as though spring really … Continue reading

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Oh no! Don’t ring that bell

Yes we do have a hotel/restaurant sty;e bell in our kitchen. Why? Because I am an idiot and Gav thinks he’s a comedian….. Let me explain. I don’t know where he got it from, Masterchef? Fawlty Towers? Our local Pizza … Continue reading

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