A new life in Cornwall means new hobbies!

The weather, coastline and general feel of Cornwall has changed a lot in the last few weeks. It went rather bleak for what felt like days on end in March. But April has arrived with a blaze of suns and amazing big blue skies. We have been out exploring almost every day and I’ve even […]

Taking time to breathe and just be

Today it might be raining but we have had some glorious sunshine this week. I am always keen to pack up a picnic and head outside (even if it’s only to the garden) at the mere suggestion of a no-rain day. I have been taking full advantage of the great weather and some days off […]

LyvedenALIVE!

  Earlier in the year we joined The National Trust. The decision was made after a family half term trip to Cornwall, where virtually everywhere we visited (even some of the car parks) would have been free had we been National Trust members. I think in the end it was a particularly special jacket potato […]

Summer Glamping Wish List

I’m the kind of person who needs a project. Whether it’s demolishing walls or learning a new craft, I like to feel I have something on the boil, challenging me, making me think. Otherwise I get a bit restless, bored, then melancholic and then just downright fed up. Throughout the Summer work goes a little […]

May in pictures

How fast did May go? Yipee for Summer though! Here’s a quick insta round up of what went on in the last month of Spring… I’m still struggling with the fact that we aren’t moving to Cornwall (yet?!) so I bought myself a Cornwall themed mug from the wonderful Sparks Clothing We got a new […]