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Spring in a Vase

Spring in a Vase

Although the weather is still bitter cold outside the sun has been shining bright giving a much needed boost to our spirits. Flower arranging is a passion of mine; the act of arranging flowers is so therapeutic. Taking a few moments to admire their beauty, to touch...
Compact Green Houses for Green Fingers

Compact Green Houses for Green Fingers

My utility room is turning into a greenhouse, pots of orchids which have past their flowering best are lined up on the shelf.  I mentioned to my husband that it may be the right time to invest in a small green house or cupboard for outside;  a place to keep my orchids...
Pretty Spring Tables

Pretty Spring Tables

Setting the table changes the energy at home; it adds joy and delight.  It breaks up the normality of the everyday.  The small act of making a pretty table really makes those around the table feel loved and cherished. I encourage you for at least one family meal over...
Everlasting Flowers

Everlasting Flowers

I am a true believer that the simple pleasures in life are the sweetest; a freshly baked sponge cake with a hot cup of tea, flowers from my garden arranged loosely and placed on my kitchen or bedside table. Recently, when grocery shopping, I have been adding a bunch...
Creating a Gallery Wall at Home

Creating a Gallery Wall at Home

The famous phrase, “a picture is worth a thousand words” is one to which I can relate. Image © Elizabeth Hay Design I enjoy having pictures at home because each one tells a story both literally and emotionally.  The physical piece can be interpreted:...
Love Is In The Air – Valentine’s Day Inspiration

Love Is In The Air – Valentine’s Day Inspiration

Never have I been so thrilled to wave goodbye to January.  The cold, long and dark days coupled with the covid pandemic have been a heavy load for much of us to carry. Today though is 1st February, a new month, one filled with promise and hope of brighter days ahead....

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