Country Life, Garden

Springtime Blossom & Cherry Trees!

Is there any more pretty a sight at this time of year than seeing the beautiful blossom of the ornamental cherry tree?  One minute everywhere is dull and grey with skeletal trees wherever you look and then overnight there is this burst of colour! We planted the majority of trees in our garden back in… Continue reading Springtime Blossom & Cherry Trees!

Baking, Garden Produce

Rhubarb Crumble {Family Favourite}

I did a poll yesterday on my Instagram Stories just to see which was the more popular - Rhubarb Crumble or Tart.  I could not believe this but it was a resounding win for the Crumble with 79%!!! I'm going to be honest here and admit that when it comes to rhubarb, I wasn't always… Continue reading Rhubarb Crumble {Family Favourite}

Home Tour/Interiors

Country Home Style: Building Our New ‘Old’ House

The house we live in today is not in the style we had first thought up when designing our dream home.  In fact, what we wanted was something more in the Arts & Crafts style which is seen so much throughout the English Countryside.  Unfortunately, or fortunately for us, the Planners over here had different… Continue reading Country Home Style: Building Our New ‘Old’ House