Monthly Archives: April 2014

Read 2014 – The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

Like I said the book just hopped into my basket and poof, it was read. So what happened? We have progressed the story, learned more about the characters, been a bit shocked and fallen in love with this series of … Continue reading

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Another loaf

Wow, can’t believe it was way back in November that I last shared a loaf, or two. Here is a new one to us. You can’t tell from the photo or in fact from the taste but I added 50g … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – Tulip and Euphorbia

It was such a lovely evening last Wednesday that I had to go out into the garden and cut some flowers. I picked some sad looking ‘Mickey Mouse’ tulips, wallflowers, Euphorbia oblongata, Melissa officinalis (lemon balm) foliage, Myosotis (forget-me-nots) and … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizzas – Peppers, Tomatoes and Onion

This veg combination is Gav’s go to pizza of choice. Left to his own devices in the kitchen we would have this every week. But I guess he loves it so because the flavours work together really well. He used … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week six

Why yes we have more. The first mow of the year. I cut back a woody old Lavender but harvested a few sprigs of a little vase. Easter treats. I want to say cute but……(I used the macro function on … Continue reading

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Layout share – Her and me

Hello Thursday. Thought I’d share another layout telling a little story from the Florida trip. I used this pin as a starting point and lots of girly pink. I simply drew several freehand circles around the page and turned it … Continue reading

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Read 2014 – The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

There is something about her books that draws me in completely. This new series of YA fiction has four books in it. I have to wait for another three books! Oh come on Maggie. That is so cruel. (Actually the … Continue reading

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Project Life® – week five and six

I went for lots of embellishing again for this spread. I am also moving around the ‘date’ pocket to where is fits best. I’m fine with that I think it adds interest and get the eye moving about the page … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – Erysimum and Spiraea

One of the wallflowers (erysimum) that I left in the ground from last year got all twisted in the winter weather. The result is crooked stems that don’t make for a tall arrangement but I didn’t want to waste these … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week five

Three amazing days of sunshine this week. Plenty of garden goodness here. And of course food. Salvia seedlings. Pudding! Pretty whites. Gav’s onion sets ready to be planted out. Lunch outside for the first time this year. Getting ready. Learning … Continue reading

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