Monthly Archives: January 2018

This is the Year – Garden Thoughts

Last year Gav kept telling me ‘this is the year’….. He meant that 2017 was the year our garden would finished. He did his absolute best I must admit and was out there working many, many, many more hours than … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Forty Seven

Hard to believe that another January is almost over! I haven’t finished my December Daily album yet…… Anyway here are a few more pictures…. After that little snow flurry some stick chewing! Treats for a Tuesday. A dose of bright … Continue reading

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Layout Share – But First Coffee

Here we go with another story from our trip. I realised I should have posted this story first as it is at the beginning of our holiday but it doesn’t really matter. But First Coffee Here is the story- So … Continue reading

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What I’ve been Reading – January 2018

I made the claim, the other day, that I was going to read at least two books a month, I also said I would come back here and list all the books I read in 2017! Here is a perfect … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Forty Six

Another week here we go! Starting off right, or wrong depending on your point of view….. A little more snow and some sunshine to show off this lovely Hellebore. This is a milestone in our salad growing. We have a … Continue reading

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Adventures in Quilt Making

Back in August I shared the baby quilt my niece and I made for my great niece and I mentioned that it had re-inspired my love of patchwork and quilting. I dug out all of my previously started quilting projects……. … Continue reading

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Layout Share – Working it Out

When we were away at the cottage last November I made lots and lots of layouts! Our American adventure was still firmly in my mind and I was excited to get some of those stories told. So here we go … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Forty-Five

January is zipping along…. While it waits for me to dismantle it the wreath from the front door caught the frost. Looks so pretty! The way of things. I am trying (I mean practicing) to not tell her off for … Continue reading

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One Little Word® 2018 – Practice

This is the fifth year I am embarking on walking with a word. Previous words were – Listen Align Whole Light I usually start strong and enthusiastic. And this year has been no exception. My word showed up in mid November … Continue reading

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Layout Share – See it Build it Orrery

I am sure it comes as no surprise that I like all types of scrapbook stories. This story is one of those that could have been left untold. A little story.  One that gathered details and photos from a span … Continue reading

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