Green is Good

Green is the new black- adding a …

The number of times I’ve heard people say they love plants but kill them, I could fill a football stadium.  While there are some house plants that are temperamental there arecalso plants that even the blackest of thumbs can keep alive. We all…

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expat life

20 British Slang I’m not afraid to …

I’ve been living in the UK for over a decade now- wowzer how did that happen??  As I was thinking about the time I’ve lived abroad and how long I’ve lived away from ‘home’ almost 20 years!!  In that time I…

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Chit chat

I have a confession to make…

It’s not really a secret confession because if you follow me on Instagram you probably already know what I’m going to say.   I have a thing for house plants.   It’s taking over my life.  I love to look…

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Chit chat

Winter at River Cottage

For the second year in a row I went to River Cottage, how lucky am I? River Cottage is on the beautiful Devon/Dorset border and it’s simply magical there.  River Cottage is as you’d expect it- we all gathered at…

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Chit chat

Christmas with HomeSense

Last week  invited along to a blogger Christmas party hosted by HomeSense.  I’m a huge fan of HomeSense and can often be seen browsing their aisles looking for funky items to decorate the house with.   They sell the most…

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