Contrasting Colours Of Spring

I popped out for my daily walk with Jassy in the glorious sunshine. The birds were singing away and the bees were very busy, covered in pollen 😀 Snowdrops fade to crocuses to daffodils… it made me think of all the flowers that are out at the moment, even the dandelions look pretty, illuminated in the sunshine…

Sowing & Sewing

Well I have to say I was a little buzzing sewing bee on Saturday after my first class 😀 I had a brilliant time.  I just love to learn new things.  We’re always learning on the allotment and now I’m learning to use my little sewing machine so I can make useful things I can…

A Special Place

It was a great surprise when Stew told me how we were going to celebrate our first wedding anniversary… GIamping in Northumberland. We stayed in a quirky, vintage Shepherds Hut –  it was absolutely amazing! Vicky and Rob from Wild Northumbrian have created a beautiful, peaceful haven in the middle of Northumberland National Park.  There…

Pots, Berries & Birds

The chill of autumn is in the air.  I’ve been looking around when me and Jassy are on our walks, noticing all the juicy berries in the hedge rows and trees.  When I was browsing facebook the other day, Gardeners’ World had posted a bird feeder tutorial.  I’ve had a go at making feeders before,…