Monthly Archives: July 2018

One Little Word® 2018 – Practice – Update

The year is speeding away and I have not been doing so well with my word this time around. I’m both disappointed and not surprised. At the start of the year I had high hopes that this word was going … Continue reading

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Layout Share – New Orleans Bound but First we Target

Another story from the USA trip 2017. New Orleans Bound But First We Target Not many words on this one – Our first target stop. It was great to be back in this store! What more can I say? We … Continue reading

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Bloom 2018 – Herby Sweets

Still honing my florist skills with yet more sweet williams. They are more or less finished now. But I’ve sown more seed ready for next year and hopefully the year after thats flowers. I picked Oregano foliage and some Clematis … Continue reading

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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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