February in France

Like most European countries, France has its fair share of dull days in February.  Add to that the fact that we are literally in the middle of nowhere and the work I do from home is patchy at best, and you start to get the picture.  However, being the self-sufficient Read more…

Hawthorn blossom smells just like spring

Feels like spring

The woodpecker is knocking, bluetits are nesting, blackbirds are singing, the frogs are croaking out across the pond, and I’ve been gardening.  Certainly feels like spring around here…… Happy springtime everyone ♥


Feels like winter

It’s minus three outside and the pond is freezing over.  I’m sitting here with a steaming mug of tea looking out of the window at a new and different landscape.  Amazing what a touch of frost can do…. What’s the weather like where you are?  Leave me a comment and let Read more…