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Horse Diaries

My post this week is something that I have wanted to share with you for a while but haven’t had a huge amount to say as I’ve had zero time to do anything, but my horses are probably the biggest part of my life and so it seems only logical that I have to share some of that with my lovely readers! 1,349 more words


Where Violets Grow and other thoughts from the garden

Who bends a knee where violets grow, a hundred secret things shall know.” – Rachel Field

I’m putting in a little herb garden at the cottage. 510 more words

Country Life

A Ballet School Comes to Town

We went to a fundraiser on the weekend for L’Ecole de Ballet Classique de Sutton. It was held at vineyard not far from here with a real chateau and vines cascading down a terraced mountainside. 335 more words

There's nothing like new stationery...

This is what happens after too many trawls of Pinterest: gardening becomes a delicious set of purchases of books, notebooks and pens, rather than an actual trip into the garden. 121 more words

Reason No 26: does country living kill your brain cells?

Am I getting boring?

I called my sister the other day and she was just rushing out to see an opera.  ‘I’ll call you tomorrow!’ she said – and then she didn’t, because she had to go to a poetry reading and then out for lunch at some cafe and then…. 322 more words

Pure Bliss

Sunday began the usual way. Bright and early, well, maybe not so bright but early enough. It stormed last night. The kind of storm that wakes you up so you can share in it. 91 more words

My Bohemian Life