Category Archives: Creative

Poppy and Fern Flower Farm

When I was a child my parents had the most beautiful garden. It was professionally designed, with little “rooms”, and was just a sensory delight. I remember helping myself to all sorts of blooms to put in vases, and often making little bouquets as a peace offering to my Mum when I’d been a little…

How To Have The Perfect Picnic

One of my favourite things to do on a day off is to have a picnic with friends. There is nothing quite like sitting in the sunshine, enjoying food and having nowhere better to be. Between our puppy Rosie, who has major separation anxiety (so we like to be able to take her with us),…

Do Flowers With Pandora

Can you remember the last time someone bought you flowers and how it made you feel? I bet a lot of women can remember the first time they ever received them. For me, there is nothing that says love, appreciation, congratulations, romance, condolences or thoughtfulness like flowers.

Flower Crowns

My parents used to say I had ants in my pants. I suppose I still do- constantly on the move, always a little bit restless, and stuffing my life full to the brim. It suits the life I’ve carved out for myself, but have the tendency to over-do it, and when I crash, I’m usually…