Hidden Gems From A Spring Garden

Hidden Gems From A Spring Garden

Recently I’ve been thinking a lot about getting my DSLR camera out again and taking some ‘proper’ photographs. The photos I’ve taken recently have been taken on my iPhone 6s which is brilliant!  I love the camera on my iPhone. It takes the most amazing photos and I love the fact that I have it … Read More

Finding Inspiration For Your Blog Posts

Finding Inspiration For Your Blog Posts

One of the things I often hear from newbie bloggers or people who would love to start blogging is, ‘But I don’t know what to write about! Where do you get your ideas from?’ I know exactly what they’re talking about because I’ve been there too – many times. There’s nothing worse than sitting staring … Read More

Knitting: Knotted Openwork Stitch

Knitting: Knotted Openwork Stitch

Well, it would appear that Spring has well and truly sprung here in North East Scotland. Right now we have wall to wall blue skies and sunshine. I’m sitting writing this with the windows of my home office wide open and all I can hear is the sound of birdsong and the odd dog barking … Read More

10 Benefits of Keeping a Gratitude Journal

10 Benefits of Keeping a Gratitude Journal

A few weeks ago I decided to start keeping a Gratitude Journal. I’ve read a lot about gratitude journalling and I have kept one in the past but I just never seemed to get into the habit of writing in it daily. (If you haven’t read my post about how I came to buy this … Read More

20 Delicious Pancake Toppings and Fillings

20 Delicious Pancake Toppings and Fillings

So, it’s Shrove Tuesday tomorrow which must mean it’s Pancake Day! I absolutely love pancakes both sweet and savoury. When I was a child we had try traditional sweet pancakes with fresh lemon juice and castor sugar. Nowadays though, the combinations and choices are endless. However, I thought I would compile a list of 10 … Read More

Light and Fluffy Cheese Scones; The Perfect Snack

Light and Fluffy Cheese Scones; The Perfect Snack

  Cheese Scones I absolutely adore cheese scones. They’re one of my favourite things in the world. In fact, if I go out for coffee and there are cheese scones on display, I’ll choose the scone over cake any day. I do like cheese scones to taste of cheese though. I hate it when the … Read More