flowers · Photography

Lavender in the Cotswolds ๐Ÿ’œ

Last week I visited the gorgeous Cotswolds lavender fields near Broadway. The heady scent of lavender on warm summers day… Not everyone’s cuppa tea, but it is for me! The mixture of wild flowers ย too is perfect, along with the lovely views of the ย English countryside. As you wander through the field, ifย you stop and… Continue reading Lavender in the Cotswolds ๐Ÿ’œ

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A field of Delphiniums

At the weekend I took two of the children and hubby to see a field full of gorgeous delphiniums. They grow the delphiniums for confetti and the field is only open for one week per year. It really is a lovely sight to behold. The children loved running through the flowers and hiding from us… Continue reading A field of Delphiniums

flowers · garden · lifestyle · Photography

June ๐ŸŒน

Oh June, what a washout you have been! ๐ŸŒงโ˜”๏ธ It’s definitely flown by though, I’ve said it before, but isn’t this year really whizzing by?! It’s quite scary how fast it is going. I’m going to share some of my photos from the month, this isn’t going to be a wordy post. I painted and… Continue reading June ๐ŸŒน

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Bloom & Wild.

I must start by thanking the lovely team at Bloom & Wild for giving me the opportunity to review one of their products. I have not been paid for this review and the opinions are entirely my own. I received the very colourful Zara bouquet. The Zara includes red alstroemerias, orange lilies, yellow solidago and… Continue reading Bloom & Wild.

flowers · garden · Photography

Flowers from the garden ๐ŸŒน

This gorgeous warm weather we’ve been having has brought out a lot of flowers in the garden, the peonies are popping and my beautiful roses are beginning to bloom. I think June is my favourite month for the garden, everything seems to come alive! I have various roses in my garden, a lot are from… Continue reading Flowers from the garden ๐ŸŒน

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Hidcote Gardens ๐ŸŒฟ

My first trip out the house for two weeks, due to injuring my back, and we decided to visit a National Trust place. ย Hidcote is an Arts and Crafts garden in the north Cotswolds, not too far from Stratford-upon-Avon. We haven’t visited before and we were pleasantly surprised by the beautifully laid out gardens. We… Continue reading Hidcote Gardens ๐ŸŒฟ

lifestyle · Photography · Seasons

My month of May ๐ŸŒผ

My goodness. How quick is 2016 going by? The end of May already! The good times were; sunshine and more blue skies, I’ve spent some of it with my family,celebrating my Dad’s birthday and also my youngest sons 9th birthday. The bad times; I’ve been in quite a bit of pain with my back, but… Continue reading My month of May ๐ŸŒผ

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Love & Hate โค๏ธ

Love: The birds singing in the morning, ย while you’re still in bed all cosy. Sitting in the garden with a cup of tea/ or wine, depending on time of day. Cosy nights in with all the family. Flowers, especially peonies and roses. Hot buttered crusty toast with honey. Friendly, smiley people. Sunsets. Pastel colours. Anything… Continue reading Love & Hate โค๏ธ

flowers · garden · Interiors

Posy of garden flowers๐Ÿ’

Just a little blog post today. I’m loving the fact that I can get free flowers from our garden and make a little posy to show off in our home. In this posy I’ve used French lavender, Aquilegias, a Welsh poppy, Carnations, marguerite daisies and some greenery.   ย  Thank you for taking a lookย … Continue reading Posy of garden flowers๐Ÿ’

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My week๐ŸŒพ

Hello! Hope you’ve all had a good week so far? I thought I’d share some photos of what I’ve been up to this week. Last Sunday we visited the Emma Bridgewater Factory, it was a last minute decision… But it was worth it. It takes an hour to drive there from where I live. I… Continue reading My week๐ŸŒพ