Monthly Archives: September 2013

The harvest continues

It’s great to be able to keep going out into the garden and bring back food and flowers. It fills me with joy. Simple pleasures.

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Project Life – week twenty seven and week twenty eight

Off we go with more layouts for this great project. I had some missing pictures so we’re skipping ahead to week twenty-seven. There is another three photo, 6 x 12 pocket page in this spread. And you will notice the … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week thirty eight

The weeks are just flying by. A few details – almost ripe apples, out for tea with H, walking Bud with the other H, the view from my desk at work, don’t think he wanted that blanket, he found a … Continue reading

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Read – September number two

True to my word I had a little break in between the first book of this series and the second. I’ve just gone back and read the little review I put up of the first one too and it was … Continue reading

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Bloom 2.0 – a last Hoorah!

Just collected what I could for this arrangement. Still love it though. We are definitely coming to the end of the annuals as the weather turns colder and they slow down production of flowers up here in chilly Leeds. I’ll … Continue reading

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The wizarding world of Harry Potter

Harry Potter World was high up on my list of things to see in Orlando. This is one of the busiest parts of Universal and we headed straight there when the gates opened. Everyone else headed there too and it … Continue reading

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Bloom 2.0 – Calendula and Aster

I supplemented the annual Calendula with a few of my favourite perennial purple daisy’s (Aster) and some orange Crocosmia that come back year after year no matter how hard I try to eradicate them. Best to go with it and … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week thirty seven

Here we go with more shots of life. A few details – morning sky, drying onions, the morning scene, wonder where that pooch is? Mushrooms growing round the corner, ah.. romance isn’t dead, lattes and almond Magnum’s outside in the … Continue reading

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Read – September

So I tried to wait to read this second book of the Divergent series so that I could pick up the third one straight after finishing the second, it’s due out in October, but I couldn’t wait. Story of my … Continue reading

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Bloom 2.0 – Cosmos

Just enough Cosmos around today to make these arrangements. With a supporting role from a late flowering sweet-william.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I love the purple vases I bought some years ago at Sarah Raven’s … Continue reading

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