Harrogate Flower Show

This weekend we’ve been to Harrogate for the Spring Flower Show. It was very interesting and bigger than expected. I have a lot of pictures of beautiful flowers, but I’ll start with chrysanthemums, they have a special meaning for me. You might also like No related posts.

My new blog and giveaway

I am proud to present you my new cooking blog: CookStyle. I thought the best way to celebrate this new beginning with a giveaway and these earrings are perfect for a cooking blog: teacup and teapot. The competition is opened until 3rd May. Win one of the 2 pairs of very cute handmade novelty earrings. […]

Fat vs. Thin

There is a debate regarding a comment a singer made about the plussize clothing available in shops. I have no idea why she was bothered by this, I certainly only care if they have on stock my size for the item that I want to try&buy. I think any woman should be able to buy […]

Birkenhead Priory

I’ve been to the Birkenhead Priory twice in the past. The tower was in the process of being restored so we weren’t able to visit it. Last weekend we went to the Wirral trams. The Priory is the oldest building in Merseyside, build in 1150. The tower is a Victorian addition to the old monastery. […]

Wirral Trams

Last weekend, on Saturday, there was a special event to celebrate 20 years of The Wirral Transport Museum & Heritage Tramway. We like riding in restored old trams, so we went back to Wirral for the day. We parked near the museum, quite convenient. We’ve missed the first tram, but we arrived in time for […]

The Versatile Blogger Award

‎Katy @The Ugly Fish nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award. I am reading her blog and I was so surprise to find about the nomination. It’s fun and I was thinking of posting about the blogs I’m reading so I’ve joined in. The rules are simple: 1. Show the award on your blog 2. […]

5 tips for renovating

Exactly 6 months ago we moved into our new home. Instead of writing a long post about the joys of living in our own house (so many), I’ve decided to make a short list of tips for renovating. The pictures aren’t from the same angles, but it’s the same garden and room 🙂 1. Ask […]