It was national picnic week last week and we managed to get out for a picnic over the weekend. The weather had been so lovely too. We had a really lovely day together. We had found a beautiful new picnic spot quite local to us and it was a little hidden treasure. There were ducks right next to us swimming in the lake and walking past us. A large green area for the children to play ball and run around and… View Post

I am so excited to share these photos with you. I am also so pleased we made it to the Bluebells this year, only just by the skin of our teeth as the bluebells are very much not in season anymore. So we made it just in time. We were very kindly invited to Riverhill Himalayan Gardens to use their bluebell fields as our backdrop. The fields definitely did not disappoint at all. So very beautiful. It was thanks to… View Post

As you might already know we have completely stripped our hallway. We haven’t started on it yet as we have to finish the front of the house first. I have an idea of what I would like to do with it, but of course it is putting all my ideas into action. I have been looking on Pinterest for some inspiration, it always helps so much to narrow down my ideas and give me new ones too. We recently finished with… View Post

I was recently sent a very beautiful package from Jord Watches. How beautiful is the box that it came in? I was very impressed with the wooden box, it will look great on a shelf in my room. I love that it is wooden just like the watch, a really lovely touch. It is always nice to keep your watch in a lovely box. It even has a little draw, which my extra links for the watch were put. When I… View Post

Last week I posted about my reflections on 2015 and mentioned achieving qualified Reiki Practitioner status. We have an unused summer house in the back garden and in the winter and most year round it has actually just been a storage room and not used for anything. It was one of my goals to give it a makeover and find a use for it. So it has become my very own little garden retreat! Here is the before of the… View Post