Recording 2021’s One Little Word | Heart – July

My scrapping mojo has been missing in action this month - this is the only spread I've created. 😦 For July's page, I chose to record my new fondness for brunch. πŸ™‚ The design has been adapted from one seen on the Felicity Jane blog and a perfect way to use up those quirky food … Continue reading Recording 2021’s One Little Word | Heart – July

Summer Photography Scavenger Hunt 2021 | Link #1

Today is the first link-up for this year's SPHS and is hosted by the lovely Mary-Lou of Patio Postcards blog. Here are my first few finds: #5: The art of the fold - towels in the homeware section of Marks & Spencer. #6: Something that makes you laugh or happy - Miss Tilly. πŸ™‚ #7: … Continue reading Summer Photography Scavenger Hunt 2021 | Link #1

Summer Photography Scavenger Hunt 2021 is Here!

Lovely Mary-Lou over at Patio Postcards has released this year's list for the Summer Photography Scavenger Hunt. You can find her post here. Or you can just read on ... Source A Breakfast of ChampionsFavourite Time of DaySomething To Represent Home But Not The BuildingHead In The Clouds; shapes or interesting patternsThe Art Of The … Continue reading Summer Photography Scavenger Hunt 2021 is Here!

Four Fun {and Not-so-Fun} Things

We watched and highly recommend the Bee Gees documentary on Amazon Prime. The following evening we watched Saturday Night Fever. I read a brilliant essay on Cup of Jo {this is the not-so-fun thing}. I'd like to suggest that you read both the essay and the comments section. The best comment? This: "Be brave for … Continue reading Four Fun {and Not-so-Fun} Things

Covid-19 | Life in Lockdown – One Year on

This time last year, I never imagined I'd be trying to marshall my thoughts into some sort of coherent post about how the last 365 days have been for me and my family. It is perhaps easiest if I divide my thoughts into two columns - positives and negatives ... Positives: Lockdowns work. They're hard … Continue reading Covid-19 | Life in Lockdown – One Year on

Covid-19 | Life in Lockdown – Southern England A Year On

Back in April 2020 I reached out to friends around the world for their thoughts on lockdown. Deb wrote about lockdown life in Southern England here. Six months later, she wrote another piece. Now, a year later, Deb’s kindly written an update, and has a lot to say … so maybe grab a cuppa. πŸ™‚ According to Duolingo I … Continue reading Covid-19 | Life in Lockdown – Southern England A Year On