So this is the final tag post I was behind with from about a month ago, and I thought I'd get it out now so I've been able to share them all, as I'm going on a brief blogging hiatus over the next week as I've got a busy few days ahead. So of course, … Continue reading The Blogger Recognition Award
I've been tagged by the lovely Jasmine from Thoughts From Jasmine in another tag post today, all about what makes us different and unique. I haven't come across this tag before, and I love the idea behind it, so I'm excited to share some more of myself with you all today! As always don't forget … Continue reading The Uniquely Me Tag!
It has finally come to that time of the year when the lilac tree has finally bloomed! I always get excited about this because as soon as the first few blooms appear on the tree I know that spring and therefore summer are not far away, and with spring being my favourite season, it's always … Continue reading Lilacs In Bloom
Last week I was on my way home with Mum after a long and busy day, when we stopped to pick up a few things. Just at the right moment I looked up, with my camera in my hands, to see this adorable little goldfinch perching on the fence next to one of the … Continue reading A Little Goldfinch
My current favourite thing to make are these origami/paper beetles. I've been wanting to make some more bugs for a while now, after I first made the little bee which you can see in the header image above, and when I searched for some new tutorials online I found a whole treasure trove of them! … Continue reading Paper Beetles!
So first and foremost I have to thank the lovely mumundone for tagging me with the Awesome Blogger Award! Make sure to go and check out her answers here and make sure to check out her blog too. Her recent post all about New York is one of my favourites, which features some very pretty photos! As always … Continue reading The Awesome Blogger Award
The photos featured in today's post are ones I've been wanting to share for quite a while. About a month ago, my Mum and I took a detour up along the coast road from Workington to Maryport in search of The Roman Museum and while we didn't visit the museum that day (we're saving it for … Continue reading Discovering Maryport
The first few lilac flowers have just started blooming outside and when this happens I know it won't be long before those sultry summer evenings are here. Thinking back to last year I loved wandering out into the garden, listening to the birds singing and watching the sun set while standing beneath this very lilac … Continue reading Lilac Blooms
When in doubt I pick up my pencils and paint brushes and I sketch out birds, and recently I've been doing an awful lot of them! May is definitely the month of flowers for a lot of us (including me) and I always end up drawing and painting lots of floral things come this time … Continue reading Birds of a Feather
April was a very difficult month, in lots of different ways, so it feels more important than ever to list the things that did make me smile and got me through, from the beautiful spring flowers that have been blooming throughout the month to the little things such as talking with family and friends and … Continue reading Joyful Moments: April