So, what’s new…

Following that marathon Christmas post (Christmas in August????), I thought I should post something slightly more up-to-date. We had the most awful weather in March this year - snow for the first time here since 2010 and it was bitterly cold in the cottage, despite the central heating and the wood burner. Most of the … Continue reading So, what’s new…

A Very Late Christmas Post.

I really did mean to post about my National Trust volunteer role ages ago, but well, Life has a tendency to derail the best of intentions. However, last week I found the photographs that I took at Christmas at Lanhydrock House where I volunteered in the kitchens and the dining room and thought it would … Continue reading A Very Late Christmas Post.

A Little More Progress… and our three year anniversary.

We've now cleared the area where the shed will (eventually) be relocated, and yesterday we went over to Homeleigh Garden Centre to get the weed suppressing fabric. I love Homeleigh - not only is it a pleasant drive there, but they have a beautiful selection of plants and I'd been lusting after a hydrangea to … Continue reading A Little More Progress… and our three year anniversary.

Spring at the Little White (and slightly green) Devon Cottage.

Slightly green, because there is a fine mist of green all over my car, the cottage walls, the Land Rover...courtesy of a wet winter. Still, Spring is clearly here, as witnessed by the snowdrops and daffodils popping up all over! These were poking their noses out on 5th January this year - and there are … Continue reading Spring at the Little White (and slightly green) Devon Cottage.