Monthly Archives: June 2014

Buddy and the ice cube

What is it then? Something to eat. Oh yes. I could try it this way. Or that way. Or lick it. Yes, he likes an ice cube.

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Photo a Day – week thirteen

You guessed it, there’s more. It was a trek from our campsite to Sissinghurst but so worth it. We arrived quite late but almost had the garden to ourselves. Here is part of the white garden. Master of all he … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – Roses and sweet williams

It is a couple of years since I cut any blooms from the rambling rose. I remember last time they were a challenge to photograph, that pink colour just doesn’t translate well in a picture. But I wanted something to … Continue reading

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First things first

Like I mentioned yesterday we have been away for a few days. As usual the first thing I did after helping Gav un-load the car was head out into the garden and this time I went straight for the scissors … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twelve

A little late with last weeks photos as we have been away and internet signals were hard to come by…. At long last the first Sweet William flower to open. Pizza outside on a sunny evening. Apple. Getting the camping … Continue reading

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Read 2014 – How to Fall in Love by Cecelia Ahern

Two books in a week….. Last week my Mum and I popped to Waitrose. Oh, Waitrose we love you! I spotted this book and well, you know me it has love in the title so I was sold. I read … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – Daisies

Daisies are my favourite flower. It’s a long time since I’ve had any growing in the garden though. There are quite a few varieties and I admit to not knowing what this one is. I might have the label about … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizzas – Green olive, lemon and pine nut

Well it had to happen right? A bit of a blooper. I wanted to adapt a well loved pasta recipe on the top of our pizza this week. Here is the original recipe. We eat this pasta dish once a … Continue reading

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For the love of an old board game

There is a marathon of a Monopoly game going on at our house. Gav, my younger niece and I have been playing for a week now! Well okay two sessions over a week.  And we haven’t finished yet. It’s a … Continue reading

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Read 2014 – Rack, Ruin and Murder by Ann Granger

I picked up the second of this series of murder mysteries but alas it wasn’t as enjoyable as the first one. It took me much longer to read than it should have done but I did get to the end. … Continue reading

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