A Week In Suffolk

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Last week Sparrow & Co. upped sticks and escaped to the country.  For the last few days a small cottage in the medieval village of Kersey, Suffolk has been home. With crooked chimneys, cobbled street and walls that defy gravity – … Continue reading

After The Rain

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Today has been the first sunny day all week. Actually, it hasn’t stopped raining all week – a typical British summer! We took advantage of the dry spell and took a stroll through the park. After a week of rain … Continue reading


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We’ve only been back in Scotland for a month and we’re already dreaming about distant places. It’s been such a busy month – we didn’t even get a chance to share the amazing time we had in Greece. I don’t … Continue reading


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We have only just returned from a wonderful week in Morocco and I am already missing everything about Marrakech – the sights, the sounds, the smells. I really can’t wait to go back… Our days were spent exploring the city’s … Continue reading

Home Farm Cottage

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A log fire, lots of cups of tea and of course great company – not to mention a dead pheasant! We have just returned from a lovely weekend at Home Farm Cottage with our close friends Sasha, Oliver and their son Solomon. … Continue reading

Autumn Leaves

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Outside it’s dark, wet, windy and cold. Sadly, summer has well and truly ended here in Glasgow. We have only been back in Scotland for a few days and already our sash windows are rattling and I can see brown … Continue reading

I Heart Driftwood

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Over the weekend we joined friends Laura & Scott at their holiday cottage on the Isle of Whithorn in Dumfries & Galloway. During our visit I collected some driftwood from the beach and decided to put it to good use and make a driftwood … Continue reading

Hacienda Yaxcopoil

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Yaxcopoil (pronounced yash-coh-poh-eel) is a 17th Century Yucatan Hacienda located 20 miles south of Merida, Mexico. By day, the hacienda is a museum displaying the 19th Century furnishings of the owner’s family. By night, when all the tourists have departed … Continue reading