Gypsy

Gypsy

Right now I’m singing… The gypsy rover went over the hill down to the valley so shady He whistled and he sang ’til the green woods rang And he won the heart of a laaady Ah de do ah de do da day Ah de do ah de da de He whistled and he sang ’til...
Sheds

Sheds

When I think of sheds I think of my Dad. He loves them! I think, if he had to choose between his house and his shed he’d choose the shed. His shed is his creative space. It’s a place where  he chills out and potters. He fixes and builds is there. He...
Teapots

Teapots

I have abit of a fetish for teapots, especially old and bargainy ones. Most of mine I’ve got from garage sales, auctions, Vinnie’s or Sallies. Occasionally I buy one from a proper shop and sometimes I’m lucky enough to be given one as a gift. I do...

Happy Easter! We’ve had a lovely Easter weekend, so far. On Good Friday we went to my Dad’s for lunch with my sister’s and niece and nephew. As usual in our family, a feast was had. We also had an Easter egg hunt for the kids…and Rosie:) Rosie...
Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter everyone! I hope you all have a wonderful Easter with family and friends. As a christian I remember Christ’s death and resurrection at this time of year. But, this is a daily remembrance, so I certainly don’t regard Easter as a time to worship...
Retro

Retro

Retro is back in a big way. It blends so well with a modern nest as well as a vintagey, old-style one. Everyone can handle a little bit of retro in their lives. Come on, you can do it! Have a look here and see if there’s something that could suit your...
Retro Caravans

Retro Caravans

OK, well I know I was drooling over those gypsy caravans and, yes, I still want one of those…but aren’t these retro caravans cute? Could I fit one of these in my garden as well? I’m sure there’s room…somewhere… This first van of...