Life at the moment

October has flown by and I cannot believe it is the end of the month already. Life at the moment for me has been about… Seeing…family and friends for weekend catch ups in our new home. Visiting…the shops, cafes and restaurants near our new home and enjoying being able to shop local at the weekends in our local butchers, bakers and green grocers. Harvesting – home grown carrots, I don’t think they were meant to be quite so small but they were super tasty in a slow roasted casserole we had last weekend. Organising…and printing some of my recent photos for […]

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From the bookshelf…

Reading hardback non-fiction books is one of my favourite things to do to relax and clear my head after a busy day. It hasย been a while since I’ve made the time or had the energy to do something I really love after work. I wanted to change that so over the past few weeks I’ve made it a goal of mine to make a conscious effort to ensure that I make time after work to sit, relax and do something I love undisturbed for 20 minutes or so a few times a week. For me this has meant making time to […]

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October in our new garden

Last week I told you about our exciting news that we had moved house. With our new home comes a brand new garden to grow plants in and to transform and make our own. It was sad saying goodbye to our courtyard garden space where my passion for gardening really kick started, but I know that our new garden will take my interest and knowledge of gardening to a whole new level. I’m buzzing with excitement about our new space and I am looking forward to sharing it with you. I can’t tell you how energised I feel about this garden […]

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Moving house :: Embracing the new

Over the past month or so I’ve had a quiet time on my blog. I had hoped to not be away for quite so long but there were a few things that have had our focus and energy. One of those has been taking some time forย Mr C and I to embrace a fantastic and exciting positive change in our life…we’veย bought a house together and have moved! I can’t tell you how long I have wanted to share the news but I didn’t want to tempt fate and tell many of our friends and family until we had the keys. Mr […]

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