Fabulous Birds and Amazing Animals

Happy Sunday! In my last post I mentioned that I was about to embark on an extraordinary adventure and it really did exceed any expectation or imagination I had when I wrote that. I travelled to Sri Lanka with Mr RH and two of our sons to go to a wedding that included a church […]

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Some Views from a Gondala

Well, it’s a far cry from the Rainbow Hare Makery, the city of Venice. So much so that I’m almost at a loss for what to say or where to begin. So, whilst I collect my thoughts and organise my photos, I will start simply with a selection of views from a gondala :) I […]

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August – Wandering Camera

My camera is not usually very good at wandering – most months it gets about as far as the garden – but during August it has been out and about to the point that I’m in danger of never finishing a post! So, today, I’m going to share some pictures of our recent holiday and the chaos […]

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Of flowers and fairgrounds…

If this were a gardening blog, I should not be short of things to post but I fear it would get very repetitive – weeding, clearing brambles, weeding, clearing brambles, weeding, clearing brambles… Luckily it is not a gardening blog so, I will spare you pictures of all the nettles and brambles and just show selective successes! […]

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Wool on Sundays – 118 (a grand day out)

Welcome to Wool on Sundays and many thanks for the kind comments about my ripple blanket last week :) Lately, it seems that I am constantly kept from sewing, blogging or wool work by one thing after another. The most fun of these things was going to a Steam Fair. It was a big family outing […]

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Wandering Camera

Today, I’m linking up with Soma over at Whims and Fancies for her second Wandering camera linky party. Weatherwise, we’ve had a very dull and gloomy month and, since I’ve been without my actual camera, I’ve been rather avoiding taking photos. One morning, however, when there was a break in the rain we took Poppy to […]

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Really random Thursday!

Are you going to enter the Holiday Memories Quilt competition over at Celtic Thistle Stitches? I’ve been trying to get some stitching finished to make a cushion for it but I’m suspecting I’ll never get it finished so I thought I’d change tack. And I’ve been struggling because, although I loved the holiday season this […]

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No flimsy excuse!

Today, we visited our local castle We walked around the gardens And saw a parade – this is Flora And a battle re-enactment I didn’t manage to get good photos of them because it was very crowded but you can see more on England’s Medieval Festival Facebook page There was also dancing and archery and […]

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