Monthly Archives: June 2017

The Breakfast Love Affair Continues – Apple Pie Pancakes

When my niece stays over we always have a special breakfast. And by special I mean either American pancakes or French toast. Hey, we are international breakfast eaters over here! Over the years we have made several different pancakes but … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Fifteen and Sixteen

Let’s see another two weeks in pictures…. Started off with a self timer shot out in the vegetable patch. Adorable boy. Our summer list said decorate rocks….. so we did. Gav was moving pots around, getting everything placed for summer. … Continue reading

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Bloom 2017 – Green and White

There is a growth spurt going on in the garden right now because we have had a week of hot, hot weather. As long I as I can keep watering all the plants should love this warm spell. I have … Continue reading

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A Day of Tulips

My sister and her family bought me the coolest birthday gift, a day spent with many, many gorgeous tulips. Sarah Raven Cookery and Garden School ran a day course visiting Great Dixter and then Perch Hill with lunch and a … Continue reading

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52 Stories – Number Forty Nine – Go

Looking back at the photographs from our holiday to Portugal last year I stopped at this one. It got me thinking just why I took it. I do that a lot. I take many, many pictures and most are not … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Thirteen and Fourteen

Here we go with another couple of weeks. Starting with the cute boy fast asleep on the bed! And look at that tongue…. Elderflowers. The smell was wonderful. Found this petal a couple of days after the London attacks. It … Continue reading

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Bloom 2017 – Purple and White

I was looking back the other day at all the arrangements I’ve posted here and realised that I hadn’t done little vases for quite some time. I love littles and try to collect small glass jars and other containers that … Continue reading

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52 Stories – Number Forty Eight – Who Knew?

Here we go with a new scrapbook layout. Who Knew? Here is the story from this page – Anyone who knows me won’t believe what’s been going on recently. I have been walking ten thousand steps a day. YES really, … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Twelve

A walk together. A walk just me and him. Those two pondering piano music while eating cream doughnuts. On the drive to work. He injured himself so was resting….. (He’s fine now.) The light was fantastic as are these Geranium … Continue reading

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The Breakfast Love Affair Continues – Quorn Sausage and Spinach Omelette

I’m back to the no bread thing again! Not only that but a need to use up some frozen spinach that’s been hanging around a while too long. What better way to eat the spinach than in a breakfast omelette. … Continue reading

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