Craft

Lino Print workshop

This is one of those posts I’ve been meaning to write for a long time.  I thought that as the little people were finally back at school today – and I just about survived the 6 weeks it’d be a good use of my time.   I thought it’d be quiet here today….. but no…… Read More Lino Print workshop

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crochet, garden, patterns

Echinaeca

  Yes – This amazing flower!  I love them!  I’ve bought many a plant over the years for my garden, but only one seems to grow, and its putting in a great display right now! It must have about 80 flower heads on it, giving my garden a huge burst of colour, which given the… Read More Echinaeca

flowers

Pictures from the florist

So who wants to see what the very talented Sarah Maylin Flowers did with all those beautiful flowers we bought incredibly early on Thursday morning?  Its Monday morning now and I still feel a bit jet-lagged after our adventure, but I’m so glad I went! Then when you see these lovely pictures, it was definitely… Read More Pictures from the florist

blanket, C2C, crochet

A baby blanket

It’s day one of the summer holidays and as I sit down to type this post, my children are still fast asleep.  Its 9.25am, and the house is absolutely silent apart from the dishwasher and the washing machine.  Its raining of course.  This is England after all, pretty much guaranteed to rain as soon as… Read More A baby blanket

holidays, Travel

The Pig at Combe

I’ve been pretty quiet on here lately, life is busy busy busy! I’ve just come back from a great weekend away in Devon for a family surprise get together.  Staying here, The Pig at Combe,  Amazing English architecture, and the best kitchen garden I’ve ever seen! We booked this hotel months and months ago.  A… Read More The Pig at Combe