Love this huge (beech) tree we found at a nearby Woods. Someone claimed it to be his favourite. Easy to understand why!
Not the best picture – taken late at night just before Lockdown V2, but these poppies have all been made individually and not only surround the Cathedral in Winchester, but lots of other parts of the city too…
Anyone else caught in a perpetual daydream about travel and past adventures at the moment? I think for me started with the first lock down here in the UK, and has probably been exacerbated by the second lockdown that started yesterday… I have come to realise that whilst we might not actually be going anywhere […]
Wisteria tunnel at Beaulieu during the week, still beautiful despite the fact it’s not in flower…
Autumn is glorious this year… The colour of the leaves (let’s just ignore the yellow cone in the foreground shall we)? We had a quick trip to the Farmer’s market this year, cut short by a spot of energetic puddle jumping in the Cathedral. He was absolutely drenched, but had the best time. […]
Brasserie Blanc invited us to lunch yesterday to review their Autumn Menu (review over on my Winchester Eats blog). I wanted to get a picture of the outside of the restaurant as we left, but it wasn’t really dark enough to capture the glow of the lights inside. I loved the red of this lady’s […]
A wander around Midhurst Autumn Country Brocante Fair yesterday with my sister Victoria who owns Cherry Vintage Home. There are a lot of Brocante Fairs near where she lives – perfect for her business. She managed to find plenty of treasure, and whilst I could have bought a lot, my house is a completely […]
And breathe… We have been back at school for just over a week now (a very last year for the oldest, a very first year for the youngest!) and finally, I feel like I can catch up with things that I have been meaning to do forever, like work for example, and being able to […]