Ireland August 2013

Ireland August 2013

Usually I visit Ireland at least once a year to catch up with friends. I lived there for tree years moving back just before the millennium. I did not get around to visiting Ireland in 2012, a trip was long overdue. Wise words Visiting a crafts fair in Castletown House...
Plum Season

Plum Season

Plum season is here, so I thought I’d gather all my plum recipe’s for you in this one blog post. Cause besides eating them just like that or making jam with them you can do a lot more with plums:Pruimenseizoen is weer gearriveerd, dus dacht ik laat ik alle...
France

France

We, hubby and me, were in France in the second week of May, enjoying the good weather and the good life.We added an extra day at the start to visit Marta whom I met through etsy, she now runs several etsy shops, among which Martice...
Gardening

Gardening

With the new house came more land than we had before and even an indoor greenhouse. Time to show you some progress on this earth day.The indoor greenhouse was a bit overgrown with a huge geranium, it had to go as we don’t want flowers in there, just fruit and...
Easter Hare

Easter Hare

Yesterday, good Friday  I saw a big bird of prey circling over the field behind our house.  Also saw a small orange spot and figured it was Sien lying low. Robin and me called but she did not come, maybe she was scared of the bird, very wise. So I set...
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all of you!! Wishing you a lovely 2013 full of happiness, love, laughter, specials moments and all that in good health.This was my year, our year, of me and hubby, buying a house together and renovating it. Before we did that we went on a trip...