This blog post was very nearly titled, ARGH I HATE WINTER!! But I decided to take a much more Zen approach to the weather. Instead of just giving up and going back to bed when it starts to snow for the millionth time, I am going to ignore it. Winter? What winter?? Ha! Take […]
It seemed as though spring had finally arrived this week, albeit alongside some decidedly un-spring-like weather. One moment you were taking off your coat and scarf whilst walking revelling in the feeling of the sun warming your back, and the next you were dashing into the house, chucking extra coal on the fire […]
So this week I had grand plans to get properly stuck into gardening – Ground Force style. I wanted to make some beautiful newspaper pots to grow sweet little seedlings in, and create a little growing station in my sitting room. I also wanted to plan out, and start to dig in my flower […]
Hello! Welcome to my new blog about rural life, house renovating, and the beautiful Northumbrian countryside.