My lovely husband is 48 years old today! (Mind you, I can't quite get my head around the fact that I am married to a man who is nearly 50!) Here he is at 21 years old, graduating from the University of Durham with a First in Physics. (I'm not quite sure, either, how I … Continue reading Happy Birthday To My DH!
Today's prompt on the HSMSHS page on Facebook is flora (and/or flotsam but I'm ignoring that bit). This sunflower shot was one of the very 1st shots we took on our new digital camera a few years ago and I must give credit to DH for it ... he's the one who captured this gorgeous … Continue reading HSMSHS on Facebook: Flora
This week's Pink Saturday GiveAway winner is Cynthia K ! Congratulations! I've left you a note on your blog. Thanks to all who took the time and trouble to stop by, especially to Liz, Martha and Diann who all featured my blog as one to visit.
Today's word prompt on the HSMSHS page on Facebook is duck. Here you can see Mr Duck on our local pond. I love how he appears to be paddling! I know that the light is all wrong but, you know what, I like the shot!
A nice and easy one this week: scrap with your own handwriting; something I do a lot of already.
My new bloggie friend Martha (you can find her at A Sense Of Humour Is Essential) requested the recipe for the gnocchi dish I mentioned last week. Here it is:Serves 2 adults (or 1 adult and 3 little people servings).500g pack of ready-made gnocchi250g mozzarella cheese, cut into thin slicescherry tomatoes, as many as you … Continue reading Recipe For Gnocchi With Pesto & Tomatoes
They are doing their bit.....please do yours by reading this:The average British soldier is 19 years old…..he is a short haired, well built lad who, under normal circumstances is considered by society as half man, half boy. Not yet dry behind the ears and just old enough to buy a round of drinks but old … Continue reading The "Average" British Soldier
Yesterday I popped in to one of our local churches for the first time, as it was hosting an Open Day as part of the Anglican Back-to-Church campaign. Now, I knew that the church had a reputation for having a beautiful interior and, indeed, I'd seen some of it on a BBC Songs of Praise … Continue reading Who Knew?
Hello and welcome to Pink Saturday. Thanks are due again to our wonderful hostess Beverly at How Sweet The Sound; do stop by for links to much more pink! This week I'm showcasing a beautiful embroidery stitched by my sister as a gift for me many years ago. By my reckoning, it must now be … Continue reading Pink Saturday
Today's word prompt on the HSMSHS page on Facebook is cake. Here you can see DS experiencing his first ever taste of a chocolate muffin on his 1st birthday in January 2008. He wasn't that overly impressed!