The stunning powder pink blossoms fortunately waited until after Storms Dudley, Eunice and Franklin had blown themselves out, otherwise the streets would have been littered with confetti and we would not be enjoying the glorious sight of twelve trees in our street smothered in these tiny, perfect flowers! We concluded February with a visit to […]


I’ll be honest, this is not my favourite time of year… I always savour the build up to Christmas, the strings of lights adorning the houses, the cosiness of being indoors, the promise of snow(usually unfulfilled,) candles and Christmas trees, parties and presents and most of all the true story of Christmas told through carols […]