Happy Thanksgiving! Today is officially Thanksgiving in Canada and although it’s not traditionally celebrated here in the UK, my Welsh family and friends kindly celebrate it with me each year. It is such a nice excuse to do some decorating, cook and eat some delicious food, and get together with family and friends. Of coarse… Continue reading Canadian Thanksgiving in Wales
Hello, and Merry Christmas! It certainly is the most wonderful time of the year and I wanted to share a bit of Christmas cheer with you today. As usual my Christmas has some DIY elements to it. My Wicker Heart Wreath was so much fun to make and I think it looks really cute. I… Continue reading It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!
I thought I would take a little break from what are seemingly endless baking posts, and share some photos from our trip to Portugal. We visited the Algarve region of Portugal in September which is known for it’s breathtakingly beautiful beaches or praias. We spent the mornings on the beach or travelling around to different… Continue reading A Visit to Portugal
When it’s raining in Wales (which it tends to do from time to time) and you’ve planned to have a garden party, you have to be imaginative and bring the garden inside. My husband’s grandfather recently celebrated his birthday and my mother-in-law had planned a garden party for the occasion. Alas, the Welsh weather wasn’t… Continue reading Garden Party in the Rain
I haven’t posted anything for ages as I’ve been back home in Canada for the past couple of weeks. We (hubby and I) had an amazing time catching up with family and friends. We rented a cottage for a week in Muskoka and then did some travelling around/visiting the second week we were there. I… Continue reading True North, Strong & Free