Snowy Scenes in Stockport


Here in the UK the nation is currently freaking out about the snow. All of 1.5cm that I can see. Every winter I am baffled – Why can’t we prepare for this?! Nevertheless, despite horrible train delays, school closures and broken boilers, I love the snow and could take photos of it forever.  See below…

The John Rylands Library – Manchester


I’m very into books at the moment. You might not have noticed because I’ve been neglecting my blog… lack of computer will do that to a girl! But I’ve finally got my ass in gear and downloaded the WordPress app; as a result I can show you my awesome weekend trip to John Rylands library…

Home-Grown Potatoes!


As an Irish girl, I’m ashamed it’s taken me over a year of gardening before I tried growing potatoes. I’ve finally done it however, and I’ve just harvested my first crop!    I used Albert Rooster potatoes which is why they are that lovely pinky red colour. I’m really excited to try them!

Rose Garden


I just found this in the garden – nature is wonderful sometimes! Gingernut x