Monthly Archives: July 2014

Color//Colour – blue

And here is the last installment of this fun fun project. He looks so good in his harness and I accidentally caught the old laundry basket in the shot too but it’s blue so win, win! That’s it for color//colour … Continue reading

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Bumbley bumble bees and other critters

Oh the humble bumble bee. I love bees. I know I’ve said it before and I count myself very lucky to live next door to several apiaries but there are also lots of regular old bumble as well as the … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizza’s – Red pepper, black olives and basil

Ha! I took over the pizza making again this week. Here is number twelve. I tried the basil oil mixture again on this one. The combination of red pepper and black olives is always a winner in my book and … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week nineteen

I thought it was all going to be food and drink this week! But a few others got in here too. A trip to Harlow Carr Gardens near Harrogate which just happens to have a Betty’s tea room, so breakfast … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – Ammi two ways

A few weeks ago I was mooching around Pinterest looking for floral inspiration an pinned this and this. I hoped that at some point in the summer I would have enough of those blue and whites to create something similar. … Continue reading

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From garden to table – pea and bean pasta

We grow veg. We love pasta. We love making easy simple sauces for said pasta. I am sure I have posted photos of similar meals year on year but since we are eating this kind of pasta dish weekly at … Continue reading

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Color//Colour – orange

I was not a fan of orange in my younger days but now I love it. Another great colourful week. Last up on the colour front this time around will be blue (although my niece thinks I need to keep … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizza’s – Broccoli, red onion and basil

For pizza number eleven it was my turn in the kitchen. Broccoli and pesto seems to work for a pasta sauce so why not on a pizza?  I know I’ve tried to adapt pasta to pizza before and it didn’t … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – update

It’s time for a progress report on Bloom 3.0 and a quick tour of what’s going on in the garden right now. Above are the lovely cornflowers. Here is a run down of the annuals I’ve grown this year for … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week eighteen

Another week. Here we go. Lucky enough to go and enjoy live music in the form of Midlake at Halifax Minster. It was candlelit and amazing. Found myself a ball….. The Google doodle for the World Cup final. Finally finished … Continue reading

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