What could be more quintessentially British than the stunning sweatshirts created by A Touch of Tweed? Luxurious sweatshirts manufactured right here in the UK incorporating coastal and country influences with ….you guessed it – A Touch of Tweed. I am always on the hunt for practical yet beautiful clothing which features elements of the great … Continue reading A Touch of Tweed
If you haven’t heard of Fleetwood and Foxgrove yet, well where have you been? Stunning scarves to complete that quintessential British look from a brand that is very British and I was lucky enough to catch up with Kirsty who is the founder and designer! So who is behind Fleetwood and Foxgrove? Kirsty Fleetwood is … Continue reading Fleetwood and Foxgrove
So you may have noticed by now that I do adore my little hens. We have two at the moment, affectionately known as Ginger Hen and Speckledy Hen (not very original I know, but at least my other half knows which one I am referring too)! Chickens are actually quite clever animals and although they … Continue reading Rich Pickings…. I mean Rich Chickens!
With Summer well and truly here for most of the UK, it’s easy to see the effect the lack of rain has had on our gardens and much of the British Countryside. Although the heat is welcomed by most, the lack of the rain has considerably slowed down the rate in which our grass and … Continue reading Bee-Utiful!
So my blog couldn’t continue without a huge thanks to the super talented Rosie Young. Well it could, but that would be very rude considering she is the reason my blog looks so super awesome! (Yes i’m biased, but you cannot disagree…) Rosie has produced and created the MOST stunning image for my blog and … Continue reading The Awesome Rosie Young
I absolutely adore my hens, they are named, spoiled and loved like pets! As a result I’ve got two friendly and tame chickens that each lay an egg a day which is great for breakfast (Or Gin and Lemon Drizzle Cake!) Keeping hens needn’t be tricky, nor do you have to live in the middle … Continue reading Chickens!
So with summer well and truly here I decided it’s only right to utilise the eggs from the hens and the excess gin in the cupboard (30 bottles isn’t an obsession is it?) and make a Gin and Lemon Drizzle Cake! So here is the recipe for anyone who fancies giving it a go! Firstly … Continue reading Gin and Lemon Drizzle Cake