Spring is in the air and everything looks so new, green and fresh. The scent from the Jasmine growing in the garden wafts in the air making everything smell so sweet. It’s such a beautiful time of year. To celebrate this special, glorious Sunday morning here are some pretty pink things to share with you. … Read More
Hello there At the beginning of Autumn I shared with you the beginnings of our courtyard garden makeover. It’s now spring and the first part of the makeover is finally complete. We managed to plant the shrubs and paint the fence. We still have to paint the exterior of the house. That’s a summer project… Read More
Spring is in the air and starts next week. The blossoms on the tree outside the kitchen window are blooming so sweetly. The delicate buds appear for only a moment each year. We rejoice in the gifts that our garden provides us all year round. We are celebrating the arrival of another beautiful spring. It’s… Read More
Yellow and blue is such a fresh color combination. Add splashes of white and the colors sing together. The cheerful daffodils are everywhere now. To treat myself, I bought the delicate white and blue Maxwell and Williams cup on Saturday morning. This cup is from their Cashmere range and is called “Charming Bluebells”. It will… Read More
It’s freezing cold and we are well and truly into winter. It’s still a beautiful time in the garden. The delicate Camellias are out in full bloom. Their petals are so soft and white. Amazingly there are still a few Gardenias hanging around. Meanwhile my pug is sniffing all those fabulous winter smells. It’s also… Read More
Easter Sunday A time to reflect and give thanks for the gifts in our lives An opportunity to practice forgiveness Time for celebration and new beginnings Wishing you a wonderful, peaceful Easter!
Hello! The first month of Autumn is almost over. Crisp mornings with beautiful, still blue sky days. Autumn is a great time to spend in the garden. The sweet pansies I bought from the nursery are calling to be planted. Remember when using potting mix not to breath it in as it contains micro organisms… Read More
Hello friends Are you totally obsessed and in love with pansies and violas? Aren’t these the sweetest most colorful, gentle flowers? They bring so much love and joy to the garden. They bloom at a time of changing seasons in spring and autumn. I love them so much. Inspired by this sweet and beautiful flower… Read More