Thursday, 5 March 2009

the house with a mint green front door

I have not dissapeared, my lovlies, in my spare moments i have been checking all of your adorable little blogs, but i have been so very busy!!! i am sorry, i am. but the past few weeks have been filled with:

getting a new house with a mint green front door for me and my love
visits home
more work
mine and my loves 3 year anniversary
artists visiting uni
an ill boyfriend who needs looking after

doctors trips with my love for tests and scans a
nd checks and such
work, work work,
snow fall
package recieving from little lottie (thank you my lovely! yours will be on its way so soon!!)

and in all the odd moments i can catch with nothingness, i have been checking new blog posts, so many beautiful ones, and reading all of your wonderful comments!!
thank you to you all for your comments. the answers to my questions have been soo helpful, and when i finish the work you will see what i have done and why it was needed :) i am sorry i have not been able to reply to many of you. i will as soon as i can, but i wanted to make this post super quick to let you all know that your words and kindness have bee
n appreciated. i cannot wait for summer when it can be devoted to family time and blog posts!!

i was also tagged by the absolutely wonderful set yourself on fire thank you dearest!!!

The rules:

Step 1: respond and rework—answer the questions on yo
ur own blog, replace one question that you dislike with a question of your own invention, add one more question of your own.
Step 2: tag—eight other un-tagged people.

What are you wearing now? an oversized white shirt, leggings and my slippers

What’s the last thing you read/are currently reading? Revolutionary road

Do you nap a lot? i do when i have time, but havent been able to lately!!

Who was the last person you hugged? my love

What’s your current obsession/addiction? raw broccili!!

Which item from your closet are you wearing most lately? my gold lace up shoes

What's for dinner? hmmm... i think tonight i am making minced beef pie

What was the last thing you bought? cereal and tango!

What are you listening to right now? silence

If you were having a dinner party and could invite anyone, who would it be? julie arkell (my favourite artist), peter kay, marilyn monroe, beatrix potter, the cast of harry potter, jk rowling, my family, my love, my friends, all of you so we could meet :)

(julie arkells work)

What is your favorite weather, and why? thats difficult... i love winter for the snow and the wrapping up warm, but i love warm days when i can walk through the grass barefoot. i couldnt decide!!

What time do you usually get up? around 8/9ish

What is your most challenging goal right now? trying to make a final piece to go in the ned of year exhibition!!

Say something to the person who tagged you: you are wonderful dearest, and have a beautiful, inspiring blog :)

If you could have a house–totally paid for, fully furnished–anywhere in the world, where would you want it to be? just outside of Reading (which is home!!) in a beautiful little village called englefield

Favorite vacation spot? the isle of wight or scotland- beautiful!!

Name the things you cannot live without: love, inspiration, art

What movies can you watch over and over? the sound of music, oliver twist, the notebook, harry potter

If you could do anything you like right now, what would it be? i would be in a cottage in scotland with my family and my david :)

This is a really fun tag, so i think you should all do it!!! i tag everyone of you who reads this post :)

I also recieved these wonderful awards from the ever so sweet felicity

and my favourite and my best lottie

i think as an apology and a thank you to all of you lovely darlings who read my posts, you should all recieve an award!!! so i pass them onto you, take your pick, or take both :)

dears, i am going to have to go now. i must make some dinner for my love and take care of him, and desperately try to get done the work that needs to be
done!! i feel as though time is zooming past at the moment.

i hope i will be able to make a much better post this weekend, with pictures i have taken and adventures i have been having.

thank you again to you all, you bring me so many smiles!!

♥ x

(the pictures were found at, except the image of julie arkells work)


  1. Oh, what a lovely post darling<3 I've missed you very much but I understand that work sometimes just takes over ^^

    Happy 3-year anniversary for you and your love:D

    I would also love to have dinner with the Harry Potter cast:D

  2. aaww, you've been such a busy bee! It's lovely of you to take the time to write a new post though. These pictures are oh so gorgeous.

    Have a wonderful weekend!

  3. Oh, I've missed you! It is great to know that you are so busy and keeping yourself occupied. It does sound like you are having a good time though.
    I love taking care of my love when he is sick. I hate seeing him sick, but taking care of him to make him feel better makes ME feel better too.

    Have a great day!


  4. hi pretty girl! so happy to have you back! when i read this post i realized i never did the tag you gave me so long ago! i will do it in my next post for sure.
    what a lovely sweet little post this is. thank you for popping in to say hello even though you are so very busy. happy 3 year anniversary! and i hope your love feels better soon. it sounds like you are the best girlfriend ever.

  5. this post was oh so very lovely, sweetie! i hope your boyfriend gets well soon!

    congrats with your new home with a mint green door house, dear! I hope you will post a picture of the cute door soon. I would love to see!!

    I sincerely hope you soon get a little more time to relaxe... it's hard to have too much going on at the same time... i know....


  6. Such a lovely blog you have! I love the pictures, music, tea & all! So pretty :)

    - if you would like to view my blogs just e-mail me xoxox


  7. Wow sounds like you've been busy indeed, good to have you back though! :) And great tag, oh, and congratulations on your awards! <3

    Thanks also for your lovely comment, and for sharing your thoughts, experiences! <3

  8. i've tagged you, lovie!

  9. the light writing of your blog is amazing. i love it! and all of the pictures you had were beautiful!

  10. Wooow, such a gorgeous post!
    Both the images and thw words made me happy!
    Loving your blog a lot, dear!

    That's why i tagged you (yes, a tag again!).
    Hope you like it and want to play along...


  11. such lovely pictures, you're blog is soo charming:)

  12. keep up with all your hobbies


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