Monthly Archives: June 2016

Sketch and draw, paint and colour it in

Earlier in the year I was inspired by an artist and her Instagram account. Lisa Congdon. She has a sketchbook on the go constantly and shares lots of great art both on insta and her blog. Remember last year I … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week fifteen

Here goes another week. The Elderflower season is upon us and the scent is just amazing. I walked past a row of trees during my lunch hour and could have sat down and breathed it in for the whole time. … Continue reading

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Bloom 2016 – hot pink

Another from a few weeks ago. The Tulips all in their second year are Dolls Minuet, Black Parrot and Queen of Night. I also picked wallflower foliage and some self sown Aquilegia that had a dark plummy stem but still … Continue reading

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52 stories – week thirty one – the selfie quest continues

Hello and welcome to another week of story telling here. Selfie Quest – part two Embellishments are minimal but the design of this page follows the same grid pattern that I used for the first self timer quest. Here is … Continue reading

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Read 2016 – Gaudy Night by Dorothy L. Sayers

Yes, more Dorothy. But this one, oh this one I struggled with so much. I found it quite surprising that after reading ten of her books and yes I have struggled with a few, this one almost got the better … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – week fourteen

The weeks are flying….. That new iphone takes a good snap! Oh and cute right? My matching mug and bowl from when I painted pottery those two times at Emma Bridgewater. Adore them. I’m doing a tea plate next time. … Continue reading

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52 Stories – week thirty – Moai guys and me

Hello and welcome to another week in my story telling adventure. Moai guys and me Here’s the story from the page – This is one of those stories… not sure how it all began. I do remember being excited to … Continue reading

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Oh yes I did…..

A new iphone…… As in, my first iphone….. After all I have said about iphones….. 00ps. Still you gotta laugh right. Happy Monday! Save

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Photo a Day – week thirteen

Here we are, a little later than usual (that seems to be a theme around here!) with another bunch of photos from our week. Set up a timer shot for this one and Buddy disappeared. The minute he hears the … Continue reading

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52 Stories – week twenty nine – How many bathrooms?

Hi and welcome to another week of storytelling over here. I’m not sure how many times I have prattled on about how good our holiday in the US was last year but I can’t help myself. We had SO MUCH … Continue reading

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