Countryside

Once upon a time…

Before computers, phones, TV and even radio all we had to entertain ourselves with stories were books. Those magical little things that remain shut on a shelf just waiting to be opened and transport us to another realm, time or life. Books have gone through a period of transformation over the last 100 or so… Continue reading Once upon a time…

Oxfordshire

Another Day Another Year

I turned 27 last Tuesday and I woke up feeling different. Every year on my birthday I get are asked the same thing 'do you feel different today' and every year I give the same answer 'not much different to yesterday...'. Weirdly, however,  this year was different and I woke up feeling like I had well and truly… Continue reading Another Day Another Year

lifestyle, Uncategorized

Dancing with Dinosaurs

Oxford is the city of past floating through the new. To visit is to step into the past whilst living in the present...  With some of the countries most incredible museums strewn across the city of Oxford it seems almost alien to me that you wouldn't want to add Oxford to your list of places… Continue reading Dancing with Dinosaurs

Oxfordshire

Let your life twinkle!

Twinkly fairy lights are commonly used at Christmas time to decorate our towns, gardens, homes, trees. They illuminate the glittering snow and create a magical atmosphere when surrounded by the sparkle of ice. You're probably wondering what I am doing blogging about fairy lights at the end of June, they're a Christmas thing right? Well… Continue reading Let your life twinkle!

Baking with Lucy, hygge, life

In my kitchen…

It's really no secret that I am one of the biggest fans of Wrendale Designs. Created by Hannah Dale who first started out as a stock broker in London. She now designs from her studio in Lincolnshire, where these adorable little creatures come alive and flutter into our hearts. I am pleased to say that… Continue reading In my kitchen…