Bee on Chrysanthemums

My garden in October

My garden still has a lot of colours, with plenty of flowers still in bloom, some for the second time. I bought some bulbs, but I did not have time to plant them, this will be a task for next week, when I’m at home for the whole week. The fig is slowly losing its […]

Cat playing

Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium

I visited Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium five years ago and this month we went back for a visit, this time with my husband. Their cats are rescue and some are or will be up for adoption. Most of the cats are under 1, so very playful as you can see from the pictures. I had […]

TeamSport Karting

TeamSport Karting

Last week we went karting for the first time at TeamSport Karting. We had a celebration and we’ve decided to do something we thought of doing before but we kept postponing. We both loved it so much that we bought vouchers to go again, as it was on offer for customers. As we didn’t have […]

My TBR List #4

My TBR List #4

My TBR List #4 is the last for this year. I read all but one book from the previous TBR updates, which is great. There are only 7 books in this list, but I have a lot to read for the seminars, from 300 pages to 500+ pages weekly, so I don’t want to make […]

September 2021

This month so many things happened. We’ve started the month by visiting in and around Liverpool and it ended up with me moving to London, which we knew, of course, but it is still a huge change. On top of that, we’ve celebrated Festus’ 12th birthday, something we never imagined possible for his breed and […]

Leigh Spinners Mill

Heritage Open Days

This year I booked a few tickets for different events for Heritage Open Days and now I’m sharing a few highlights from four locations. It was lovely, as it is every year. Leigh Spinners Mill is a beautifully preserved mill in Greater Manchester. We’ve had a guided tour and we were able to chat to […]

my garden

My garden in September

Still lots of flowers in bloom, still a lot of bees going around, and a few fruits to harvest as well. Enjoy the pictures. I got this Dahlia recently and has lots and lots of flowers. I hope it will survive the winter because it’s beautiful. The figs are looking great. I will harvest a […]


Festus’ 12th Birthday

Today is Festus’ 12 birthday. This is amazing, considering his breed, we never imagined we could enjoy his presence in our lives for such a long time. For his 12th birthday I’m going to share 12 Facts about Festus, some I mentioned before and some new. 1. He slept in a museum. In a trip […]