Monthly Archives: August 2009

Grateful Friday

Today I am grateful for the blue sky; the last days of summer spent with good friends (which bring the realisation that my daughter is, indeed, rather tall…) & apple and popcorn picnics : What are you grateful for? Wishing … Continue reading

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We have not been doing much recently, we spend most days outside , picking blackberries for pie, collecting things for the nature table or just going for a walk around the lake & wild flower meadow. We are Ioving the … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye

Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really. Today we had to say goodbye to our very much loved dog Sox. She was the kindest dog I have ever met, & she certainly was very strong willed. When she … Continue reading

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Grateful Friday

I am grateful for little signs of summer, (like the sun shining through vintage aprons!) Stones with holes in them, & they way they appear in our home in the form of pirate necklaces, pretend food & as just what … Continue reading

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Still Summer-ing

I often get asked things like “what’s the point of a blog?” “what do you get out of it?” & the answer is quite simple: connections. This morning some lovely visitors arrived at our home, it was Rosaleen of MamaUK … Continue reading

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You should have received an email with your swap partners details by now, if you didn’t, please let me know! For now? Back to summer-ing! Have a beautiful day! ♥

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I do want to apologize for just disappearing like that. It has been a very busy week with an even busier weekend, a funeral, children with terrible colds, a trip up to London, a lot of walking to a lot … Continue reading

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