Monthly Archives: July 2013

Feline Frenzy

The little darling dog was rummaging around in the bushes last week clearly excited about finding something in there when he emerged with a cat collar. Let me put this into perspective. Our dear old Bud is the kind of … Continue reading

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Photo a day – week twenty eight

Keep on clicking. A few details – our shadows at Roundhay park, my reward for riding on a hot bus, my Mums homegrown pansy in the cutest terracotta pot, homegrown onion drying in the sun, key lime pie (also homemade … Continue reading

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Bloom – Sweet William, Clary and Lemon Balm

I cannot begin to say how pleased I am that we have lots of flowers this year. A huge improvement from last. Maybe it was all that compost I dug in or the fact the beds are on the watering … Continue reading

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Bloom – Clary, Knautia and Lemon Balm

Everything has finally taken off here in Leeds. This hot spell has given the flowers a boost and I am making the most of all the blooms I can. Not sure if I have waxed lyrical about this plant yet … Continue reading

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Project Life – week sixteen

Here’s more. A little wooden flower inked, lots of washi tape, stamped arrows and a flip-up page this week. A trip to the cinema with my niece, concerted efforts to diet…… and photos from Gav’s walk with B. Most of … Continue reading

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Caught on camera

I called Buddy the other day to come for a walk. I wandered into the living room to find him.  Clearly he was ready to go. Although he may have been thinking about a nap too. And I can just … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty seven

Life is full of lots of stuff. A few details – Gav’s guzzling lemonade, Breaking dawn mug and headset, Buddy’s nosey wose, birds on the feeder, pie, Bacopa in a broken pot and our first potatoes from the garden.

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Read – July

You know I love a good romance and Katie Fforde never disappoints. This one was just as enjoyable and easy to read as her other novels – perfect for a summer’s day and there was constant mentions of cup-cakes which … Continue reading

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Bloom – Cerinthie and Sweet William

Everything was looking great the other evening amongst the flowers for cutting so I went out and cut anything I thought was at its prime. I didn’t have a plan for the arrangement I just wanted to harvest those flowers. … Continue reading

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Project Life – week 15

Here we go with another week. I used a couple of Ali Edwards brushes this week. The circle with ‘apr’ and the ‘go’ outline box. Loved printing on the photo and need to do it more often. Fairly simple as … Continue reading

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