This is my first school photograph, 1953 and I am 4 years old. I only recognise one little boy, front row at the left and one girl on the front in the centre. I am standing on the far left with the ringlets. Oh how I suffered to have them. Each night my hair would […]
This week the British Newspaper Archive offered me a bargain subscription , just £1 for a month. I began to search and so far I have found; My husbands birth announcement A full page account of my husbands grandfather’s second wife’s ( he married three times)sisters wedding. It was down near Newhaven and listed every […]
This is for my late Dad, he was a mans man but a real softie at heart. He loved the Laura Ingalls Wilder stories. And his pet name for me was Daisy, while Mum called me Bab. Too much nostalgia , I’m getting maudlin. Remember yesterday, love today and look forward to tomorrow.
I took this pic in my garden this last summer – Bleeding Heart but I have no idea where it came from – it just appeared. It’s very pretty and flowers all summer. It is right on trend as every home shop has heart related product at the moment. I already have a heart shower […]
This is an update on these cyclamen plants I bought just over a year ago. This is the original plant and post – We called into Tesco this am for a Sunday Paper and some bread and these bowls of Cyclamen were on sale at 20p! I was only just in time to bag one […]
More gorgeous tapestries – how long must they take to make? My biggest project was a small case for tickets or needles!
Today we have a lovely Sunny Afternoon unfortunately the temperature is hovering on the freezing mark here in Bridlington. No sunshade needed and I will stick to a hot chocolate sipped in front of the fire. Roll on summer!
I bought this wool the other day in Filey from the Salvation Army Charity shop. It was on a cone, I have balled it (aching arms!). The colours are so pretty I had to have it. There was no label on the cone but it looks like aprox 4 ply and it has that “wool” […]
Beetroot Cabbage Leeks , Chard, Artichoke Gorgeous and no cooking smells!
Having had two blogs for ages I decided to merge them today. I am not very tech. minded but I think I have managed it. So Sea View Reviews is now on here too – hopefully!