My Giving Garden

My giving garden…. The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body,…

What I’m Doing Now – Becky Goddard-Hill

Hmm I have been tagged by the very naughty and extremely hard to say no to Sally Whittle at Who’s the Mummy to share what I am doing now (you…

There are fairies at the bottom of our garden

And as the seasons come and go, here’s something you might like to know. There are fairies everywhere: under bushes, in the air, playing games just like you play, singing…

Stamp Your Style on Your New House

How to Stamp Your Style on Your New House One of the hardest things about furnishing a property is finding a way of stamping your mark on it and defining…

Beautiful Things by Cass Bailey

Cass Bailey is one of my absolutely favourite bloggy friends. She is very humble but she is indeed a wonderful writer, full of creativity and ideas with a lovely way…

Glorious Crete

Heraklion, Crete is one of the 142 Mediterranean destinations visited by the Cunard Cruise ships. Oh and what a port of call it is, absolutely spellbinding. It made my heart…

The arrow and the song

The arrow and the song I love this poem by Longfellow. It reminds me that what we do and what we send out there in the world lives on.We can…

Soak&Sleep Supersoft Cotton Towels

There must be quite a few things that a hot bath won’t cure, but I don’t know many of them. Sylvia Plath Bliss. When Soak&Sleep offered to send me some…

What Makes Mexico Beach Holidays Special

Mexico is a country of coastlines and it’s incredibly popular with tourists looking for the standard sun, sea and sand and holidays in Mexico are ideal options for holidaymakers who…

Why use an interior designer?

  I am a confidant individual in lots of ways and I like to think I know my own style and I know what works in my home. I don’t…

Beautiful Things by Emma Bradley

Emma Bradley is a parent blogger with a big heart and a passion for supporting other parents. She blogs at Emma and 3 about family life and  she recently started…

The Best Ways to Achieve Personal Growth

    Best Ways to Achieve Personal Growth Aew you looking for the best ways to achieve personal growth? “The only journey is the journey within.” – Rainer Maria Rilke…

Searching for the perfect white bed

My bedroom is my second favourite room in the whole house. First is  the kitchen with all the hustle and bustle of family life. The food we eat, the crafts…

Salad Days

Only two things that money can’t buy. That’s true love and home grown tomatoes. John Denver In terms of  being a gardener I would say I was in my salad…

Home Décor: Written in the Stars?

 If you’re anything like me, your own interior design style has always been down to nothing more than personal taste and interests, as well as gaining inspiration by flicking through…

Delicious ideas for a Vegetarian Picnic

Delicious ideas for a Vegetarian Picnic Today – ideas for a Vegetarian Picnic It is National Picnic Week from the 16th-22nd June and well it would just be rude not…

Beautiful Things by Kanchan Char

Kanchan Char and her lovely blog are new to me but we have so much in common it’s quite bizarre, even down to the little suburb we have both lived…

The Eglu Eggcup

The Eglu Eggcup is pretty fabulous looking! We have just been sent one of these fabulous toast rack/egg cups to reveiw and isn’t it just fabulous.   Eglu Eggcup breakfast…