You may remember my Attic 24 Cosy stripe blanket from this post a couple of weeks ago?  Well, I’m so excited to say that I have finally finished it…ends, borders and all!  What a work… View Post

This week is all about flowers.  Pure flower indulgence. OUR FIRST ROSE IS NEARLY OUT.  SUMMER MUST BE SO CLOSE NOW. WE HAVE THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AQUILEGIA OUT NOW   The first peonies are out… View Post

We live in a higgledy piggledy Victorian cottage.  It’s not one of those beautiful chocolate-box, Lark Rise to Candleford type cottages; rather it’s a bit run down and quirky but we love it.  One of the… View Post

Oh it’s been just so so lovely and sunny for the last couple of days.  And it has been very easy to forget the arctic winds and hail storms of just a few days ago.  How… View Post

Every year our home town – a spa town – decorates the natural spring wells in a kind of thanksgiving for the beautiful water they provide.  It’s a lovely tradition, made lovelier this year by… View Post