Monthly Archives: August 2015

Photo a Day – week twenty three

This week it’s a floral/berry fest. Marco shot of a Verbena bonariensis flower head. Sorbus or Rowan. These look like yellow berries but the will turn white and grow. This tree has been moved a couple of times and always … Continue reading

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The Garden – a photo review of the summer so far

I know it isn’t over yet but I had quite a few photos taken over the last three months that capture the light and some of the plants we have grown and allowed to self sow this year. A self-sown … Continue reading

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The Post box quest continues…..

Here is a bit of an unusual one. A few weeks before we went to London with my younger niece I did a little research to see if I could find any unusual post boxes to add to the collection. … Continue reading

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Bloom 2015 – White wisps

From those hot velvety colours we come to calm cool whites. This arrangement is actually from a couple of weeks ago and contains the last of the Ammi and Hesperis. Along with those two I added a white clematis and … Continue reading

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Week in the Life™ 2015 – Saturday words and photos

Ane here we are at Saturday already. This Saturday was a very unusual and unique one. It was all about a party for a colleagues birthday. But first….. I know we shouldn’t let him on the bed but we do. … Continue reading

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Week in the Life 2015 – Wednesday and Thursday words and photos

Welcome. I loved Ali’s approach to her journalling this week so thought I’d try one of her techniques. Some days I wake at 6.15am. Most days I just lay in bed thinking and usually drifting back to sleep 2 minutes … Continue reading

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And…… arty

This is a project I’ve wanted to make ever since I pinned it. Usually I am not a gold girl but gold was all the drawing pins they had so gold it was. My younger niece and I made a … Continue reading

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Week in the Life™ 2015 – Tuesday words and photos

Back to work today which = less photos. But that is ok. I was thinking about grabbing photos pretty much all day and did take some on self timer at work but unfortunately the app I installed on my phone … Continue reading

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Week in the Life™ 2015 – Monday words and photos

I am sure that I’m not the only one excited to be starting this project again. I have done this twice before and I love both those albums. It’s been a while since I joined in so I am happy … Continue reading

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Bloom 2015 – red, blue and green

These Antirrhinum are pretty wonderful. They keep flowering and flowering. Admittedly the stems are not long but I can’t complain because they just keep producing the goods. I mentioned last week that I wanted to mix them Nicotiana ‘lime green’ … Continue reading

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