I was just over a third of the way through A Summer Of New Beginnings when I had to put it aside and start looking up sleeper trains and the North Coast 500. One of the best things about this book is that Lisa Hobman’s love for Scotland, and the Highlands in particular, shines through … Continue reading Book Review: A Summer Of New Beginnings.
I bought a flower press as a present for a friend but ended up keeping it for myself (oops). Don't worry I got her something else. Freya and I recently tried it out and this is our first result. We only left it a week because that's all the patience a five-year-old has - and … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – February 16th, 2019.
"Can I just check? We're not doing any of that Valentine's rubbish this year, are we?" Mark asked on Sunday. "I just want to make sure that if I don't get you anything you're not going to present me with a handmade card or something?" Well, thanks Mark, there go my dreams of romance on … Continue reading Valentine’s Day DIY Chocolate Cake Toppers.
What to do on a wet Sunday? Perhaps it wasn't the ideal weather to be outdoors but Freya has fond memories of Felbrigg Hall's walled garden and really wanted to return - and with the local football derby taking place in the city, it seemed like heading out of Norwich might be a good idea. If … Continue reading A Rainy Sunday Trip To Felbrigg Hall in Norfolk.