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As flowers turn to the morning sun
and tides run to the sea
my heart recalls
the chosen one
who gave His life for me. 18 more words


Bulbs under the hedge

For the past few weeks I’ve spent time digging tiny and not-so-tiny holes in the ground in my garden… planting bulbs. If you’ve visited my blog before you may have noticed I wrote I don’t have that much space, so where do I leave bulbs? 446 more words


Details from a Perfect Autumn Wedding

We had another lovely wedding at The Morning Star over the weekend. The beautiful bride wore a vintage-inspired tea length, beaded ivory gown, with pale make-up,  red lipstick, and her long dark hair in a side updo. 80 more words


Blush Pinks & Creamy Whites

Sara & Gabe Strom


Ceremony and Banquet Decor:

Blush Pink Peonies

White Peonies

Pink Hydrangeas

White Hydrangeas

White Anemones

Blush Pink Astilbes

Trumpet Vases with Pearls


Going clubbing

Today’s guest picture comes from my Newcastle correspondent and shows her children clearly enjoying a visit to Cragside.

I had to put on my waterproof trousers and pick up my largest and stoutest umbrella to walk up to the Day Centre after breakfast  to collect a key for a meeting in the evening. 583 more words


From the kitchen window

Standing at my father’s kitchen sink. Too much to get down here and an ever changing cast of birds, squirrels rabbits and deer. Anemones, pale pink/purple, up in front, closest to the window, a Dog Wood in the upper right, beginning to turn, and Laurel  in the middle with a select few leaves glowing bright red.

Margaret On The Spot