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Northmoor

Hello from Sunday night (version 2.0) and, I bought the TVR!

Hi everyone, This post is my regular (ahem) semi regular hello from Sunday night post except it’s the 2.0 version…the one where I wrote a post last Sunday but felt like I had nothing to say, (and the photos were pretty lame), and so…

July 23, 2017

Cooking and painting in my vintage painting box on this rainy day

And that was summer!…is not what we want to think round here, but overnight the lovely weather has broken and in came a day of torrential downpours. It’s actually a good thing because the garden needs it. This was our view almost all day.…

July 11, 2017

Hello from Sunday night which turned into a Monday post again

Hello from the Monday after a very quiet and maybe even boring weekend at home. (But you know what? Exactly what I needed.) Our weekend turned into a dealing with various car projects weekend. Robert drove my Land Rover out from under cover and…

July 10, 2017

Back home in Oxfordshire

Hello everyone, I’m back in OXON with Robbie and took a few days to recover, adjust and flip into UK living. Look at this little guy! Theo is so much bigger and so much gentler. Robert has him so incredibly well trained and disciplined.…

July 7, 2017
Cygnets in the Thames river Oxfordshire

Two day on the Thames River at Newbridge plus video

Hello everyone, I’ve spent two days beside the Thames here in Oxfordshire. We live very close to a special area where the Windrush River joins the Thames at a place called Newbridge. This is Newbridge. It’s called new bridge because it was the newest…

August 27, 2016
Veronica Roth

Midsummer, meadow, wildflowers and a tiny seasonal journal

The meadow keeps meadowing along with wildflowers and grasses going thru their season an I keep walking thru it taking photos and marvelling at how beautiful it all is. Right now there are tons of peacock butterfly caterpillars on the ragwort munching away. I…

August 2, 2016

Owls, owls, owls

There are such wonderful organisations all over the UK which are dedicated to the preservation and the showing of wildlife; whether butterflies, birds, mammals, or wildflowers. These organisations routinely pop up around shopping centres, markets, fairs and any public show. Last Saturday, I came…

July 26, 2016

Pre-supper drinks in our friend’s garden plus a silly video

Our friends Elaine and William invited us to their lovely garden for pre-supper drinks. Our friends Mile and Val were there as well, and it was so lovely and warm in the garden that we talked and caught up till well past supper. Today…

July 25, 2016