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“Handwriting is more connected to the movement of the heart” – Natalie Goldberg

I found a few letters and post cards that belonged to my great grandfather which are from 1923! Nearly a 100 years ago! I’ve always liked the old handwriting so I decided I’d give it a goโœ’๏ธ๐Ÿ“ƒ


‘If the hat fits, wear it!’๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘—๐Ÿ›๏ธ๐Ÿ‘’

It was international hat day lately, I like hats so I decided I would take out my collection. Didn’t realise I had so many! As the saying goes ‘If the hat fits, wear it’. Just waiting for an occasion! ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘—๐Ÿ›๏ธ๐Ÿ‘’


Us lassies celebrating Burns night!๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ

Us two lassies celebrating with our tartan the Scottish poet Robert Burns for Burns night ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ๐Ÿ“œ For anyone like me who studied ‘Of Mice and Men’, that line came from one of his famous poems. Enjoyed a wee bit of shortbread too! ๐Ÿช

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How to Make Elderflower Cordial

Elderflower cordial๐Ÿงƒ๐Ÿฅ‚One of my favourite summer drinks๐ŸŒžWe’ve been making a lot of Elderflower cordial recently and it’s perfect with summer dinners outside.Elderflowers are ready around late May to mid-June. Theyโ€™re best picked when the buds are freshly open on a warm, dry and sunny day. There are also loads of easy recipes on YouTube. The… Continue reading How to Make Elderflower Cordial


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Go ‘loco’ for a Mexican Fiesta!

Towards the end of May we had a Mexican cactus fiesta ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ ๐ŸŒฎ๐ŸŒต๐Ÿ‘’ We decided to go a bit ‘loco’ and made some Mexican inspired food. At home, Enchiladas are one of our favourite dinners to eat made with my mom’s homemade sauce. Complete with a few Margaritas๐Ÿธ๐Ÿธ