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A visit to Ironbridge

What a lovely place Ironbridge is. 

It provided a great location for a day out this weekend. It was slightly drizzly, but didn’t stop us visiting the famous bridge and pretty surrounding village and countryside.

Well worth a trip! 


Harrogate Allotment Show.

Thimble and Rose think you can’t beat a bit of home grown so the chance to have a ‘right good nosy’ around show winning fruit,vegetables, bakes and flowers was irresistible! 173 more words


A Sunday Drive

A few days ago I returned home from a brief stay in and around Washington DC.

From certain vintage/antique/DIY blogs that I follow, I had heard much of a certain shop in rural Virginia.   479 more words


That morning at Western Springs

Sharing some photos today from that morning spent at the park a few days ago. For the first time in a long time we took the real camera and tripod out and made the conscious effort to take some decent family photos. 465 more words

San Antonio Is Underrated, Part 1

For years, I believed all the lies I’d heard about San Antonio from people who had only been to the Alamo and the Riverwalk. I, too, had only been to those two tourist destinations until this year. 280 more words


It's beginning to look like Festival Season!

That time of year has come around again…Festival Season!!  Summer is over, kids are back in school, the leaves are turning, and the weather is cooling (or so we hope here in West TN) equals a perfect time to celebrate the end of summer and kick off the fall! 435 more words


Postcards from Hong Kong

Here are some of the photos from our time in HK:

First off, going up to Victoria peak to check out the amazing view of the city is a must. 788 more words

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