Monthly Archives: August 2014

Bloom 3.0 – White magic

There is something truly amazing about white flowers. I don’t think they are my all time favourites but in a little arrangement like this they are perfect. We have Phlox (from Gav’s white boarder, don’t tell him…..) A few white … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty four

I don’t think I’ve introduced Ruby. No, not ours, but my younger nephews new pooch. Cute and naughty about fifteen weeks old. Waiting to pick up the holiday makers. I was parked near the airport waiting for the call that … Continue reading

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A trip to the seaside

I couldn’t believe how long ago it was that Gav and I last visited Scarborough. All this summer I have had wanted to drive out to the coast and last Monday we did just that. It was Bank Holiday Monday so … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizza’s – Artichoke, Sweetcorn and Black Olive

First of all apologies for the worst photo ever! But I was loosing the light so it’s all I got. Anyway this was another success in flavour combination for our fifteenth pizza. All strong but worked very well together. And … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week twenty three

One of the good things about these photos is capturing the little things in the background of a photo. Most of the time I ‘tidy’ the shot up but sometimes taking real life is a must. Like in the first … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – Calendula and cornflowers (again!)

I am a big fan of Calendula. Love love love it. Usually I grow ‘Indian prince’ but somehow this year and last the seed packet was a mix of yellow and orange blooms. Yellow is not my favourite colour but … Continue reading

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Adventures in weaving

It seems to be everywhere at the moment. Or am I late to the party? Probably. I first saw some weaving over here and she has done a couple more since that one. Then I saw it over on Pinterest … Continue reading

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It makes my heart sing

It makes my heart sing that she want’s to hold my hand. It makes my heart sing that she wants to spend time with us. It makes my heart sing when I hear her practice the piano with Gav or … Continue reading

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Bloom 3.0 – update in August

We have had a spell of very wet and windy weather in the last 2 weeks which is too depressing for words after the good summer so far. Just before the change in the temperature I had noticed that my … Continue reading

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30 Vegetarian Pizzas – Potato with rosemary and thyme

There is something decadent about eating two carbs together! But potato goes so well on pizza. Here we kept it simple and only added herbs along with the potato which our own home grown ones. As ever it was the … Continue reading

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