This week in Mallorca it has been beyond hot…the hottest summer on record I believe…not that I’m complaining, but it really is a case of from one extreme to the other!  Bougainvillea, like me, is something that is happiest basking in the warmth of the sun. Originally from South America, these beautiful plants are now… Read More

I had such a lovely surprise on Saturday when the postman rang the doorbell…it’s been a long time since I’ve received an exciting parcel {with the address handwritten, from an unknown sender}, so I shredded it open to discover a beautiful vintage china tea cup trio which really made my day! The gift was from… Read More