Four Fun Things

Time for a little self-indulgence ... Shaun featured my postcard on the shop's Facebook page. (I'm no longer on Facebook; a friend sent me the link and I took a screenshot.) Postcards Home, an online treasure chest selling unique homeware and gifts inspired by travel and design, selected my Instagram image to win their January … Continue reading Four Fun Things

Memorandum Monday | Memos: Mail: Me {and a Winner}

Sian is ringing the changes for Memorandum Monday this yearand inviting contributors to mention their favourite piece of Happy Mail received during the previous week.Happy Mail?  Something that's right up my street. I make a note of how much Happy Mail I send out,but have never given much blog space to things I've received via Royal Mail.***Last … Continue reading Memorandum Monday | Memos: Mail: Me {and a Winner}

Five on Friday

I looked up this morning and discovered it was Friday.It's been a busy week.It's been a good week.  Mostly.1) Hot buttered bagels are a perfect pick-me-up after walking around the park for an hour with the pooch.  In the cold Spring wind.2) Unexpected Happy Mail is always a joy to receive.  I haven't seen my … Continue reading Five on Friday

A Ta-Dah Moment

For more than ten years, I have been photographing war graves around West London, the UK, Europe and the wider world.I did so because I was a volunteer with Canada's Maple Leaf Legacy Project and the UK's War Graves Photographic Project.I did so because I believe strongly in remembering and acknowledging the sacrifice made by … Continue reading A Ta-Dah Moment

December Daily 2013 | Foundation Pages

This year's December Daily album is ready to go.  I purchased the kit from Studio Calico this year and although I like it, there's so much left over I probably won't bother purchasing one next year.I intend to spray the wooden piece with gold ink and I may spray the album cover as well.  I … Continue reading December Daily 2013 | Foundation Pages