Monthly Archives: July 2018

Photo a Day – Week Eighteen

Amazing sky to start the week. Garden alterations are coming along. Could we possibly get a Pear from this tree? Sun lover. I bought Gav this knot book after we stayed in a hotel that had a huge display of … Continue reading

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The Click Tick List – Photograph 100 Gardens – Kew Royal Botanic Gardens

Anyone who has been here a while knows that we love a trip to London so when my colleagues bought me afternoon tea at Kew Gardens as my leaving present we couldn’t have been more thrilled. We wanted to visit … Continue reading

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Layout Share – First Waffles

Happy Monday! Back again with another scrapbook page telling a story of our travels last year. First Waffles A very simple story told on a pad of 3 x 4 paper from an Ali Edwards Story Kit™  It sets out … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Seventeen

This week I thought I’d write more about the photos, those little details that I might not remember from just the image. The story of no rain. We have been without rain here in Leeds for about three weeks. Amazingly … Continue reading

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The Breakfast Love Affair – Eggs Florentine

I began writing this post by looking back to see when I last waxed lyrical about breakfast. A year ago, in fact over a year ago! Let me allay your fears and say that we have indeed been eating breakfast … Continue reading

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The Click Tick List – Watch a Shakespeare Play at the Globe

At the beginning of April I wrote about hoping to cross four items of my list this year. I made profiteroles, that was one and now we can cross another off because Gav and I headed to the Globe Theatre … Continue reading

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Bloom 2018 – Sweet William and Anritrrhinum

Our ‘heatwave’ is continuing and I am trying to keep the annual flowers healthy and producing flowers without using too much water. There is a contradiction! I must admit that I have left the sweet willams to fend for themselves, … Continue reading

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What I’ve been Reading – June 2018

First the good news…… I read three books in June so caught up on my goal of reading two a month thus 24 in the year. The bad news is that I am still stuck in my comfort zone. But … Continue reading

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Photo a Day – Week Fourteen, Fifteen and Sixteen

Still playing catch up. Cannot resist a stick or in this case a piece of wood he found in the garage after sneaking in and rootling around. Been waiting for these beautiful Sweet William ‘Sooty’ to flower. I bought them … Continue reading

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