Blossom & Books

Blossom & Books

We are blessed to have friends who own a magnificent blossom tree next door to us. One weekend my youngest was feeling unwell and wanted to rest in the big bed of mummy and daddy, against mummy’s big white pillow ( I have a ¬†gorgeous continental pillow to prop...
Hayfever self-care tips and management

Hayfever self-care tips and management

These past few weeks have seen my hay fever symptoms begin. You know the usual, sneezing, streaming red eyes and on high pollen days and thunderstorms, asthma! I have experienced hayfever since my primary school years and quite honestly it was something I thought I...
My week in Images. Wk 9/18

My week in Images. Wk 9/18

In a week that saw temperatures plummet and heavy snow cover most of the British Isles in a blanket of white. It was quite lovely getting used to mountain life again, having not long left it behind a few weeks ago. Even though it is unusual for us to have this type of...
My week in Images. Wk 8/18

My week in Images. Wk 8/18

When all the social media feeds are awash with excitement about the arrival of Spring. I found myself, oddly, hankering to hold onto the last of these dark winter days. I guess because in the evenings, lights inside homes still cast a familiar glow, and wood fires...