"For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it" Ivan Panin I know, I know its just an ordinary old tap attached to a nondescript brick wall. Nothing interesting here except that I've not had a tap on this wall or in any vicinity of my back yard now for over ten years. So … Continue reading #MySundayPhoto – What Progress Looks Like
Time for us, and then some to take a squiz at a few things I’ve found throughout October and November and given we are deep in the throws of this lovely Christmas season let's throw December in for good measure. I do this because I love a good find and it always gets me thinking and remembering … Continue reading What I Found in October, November (and December!!)
Some pieces of furniture just seem to suit your house and life right down to the ground and this chairs one.
"When we begin to see the ordinary as worthy of a closer look, everything changes" Shannan Martin
Hi friends - something a little new here on the blog at this half way point of the year. I have long wanted to join in with Emily P Freeman’s monthly post and link up called "What I Have Learnt" which covers anything from the profound to the trivial to the simply fun that she has … Continue reading What I Found In June
Not too long ago my sweet little girl stopped me in the middle of what I was doing with a plea along the lines of "please please please can we paint something right now, I don't want to do it another day, I want to paint something today. You MUST have something we can paint right … Continue reading The Bench Least Likely
I like bits of old wood. I found these in my garage on the weekend. Someone has lovingly put these together out of fence palings I think but I have no idea who. In my push to de clutter everywhere including the garage I almost threw them into the recycling but they have been made in such … Continue reading That Old Thing – Fence Paling Planter
About less stuff, making room and the story of a bookshelf. My house is kinda small friend. Not minute, not postage stamp size but small enough that I have to really think about how I organise and arrange everything - you know things like furniture - so that we are not tripping over ourselves all … Continue reading Shelf Life