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
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!
Happy birthday, Sib. Love you lots. x
Back in May, for my birthday, BF gave me a paper stack by DCWV called Latte - really bright, vibrant greens, browns & purples in large patterns. If truth be told, I found them a little overwhelming to use as a whole sheet, but just look at how great they look when cut down for … Continue reading A Mini-Book For Autumn