Visiting Hill Top Farm and Beatrix Potter



I’ve been trying out the WordPress app on my phone, but it didn’t publish the words I wrote for this. only the photos, so here we go again.


We visited Hill Top Farm, the home of Beatrix Potter and a museum in Lake District. It was so much fun experiencing her peaceful and creative life after all of the stress and heartache of London. I felt like I really understood her a bit better after reading about her life, seeing the film “Miss Potter” and visiting her lovely country home.

So much fun!


And every home should have these adorable thread spool stools! :>





Have a lovely day!

The Beauty of England

I keep saying I could live in any style of house you find in Ireland, and the same is true for England. Everything has so much character! It’s a nice change from Spanish houses everywhere!



And I just love this scene that reminds me of the Pevinsies in England before they head off to Narnia. There’s even a lamppost!

Hope you’re all having a great week!

10,000 Visits Means a GIVEAWAY!

There’s still time to enter the giveaway!

Truly Skrumptious


Over the weekend, my blog reached 10,000 hits! I can’t believe it! 10,000 times, people have come over  to read my blog!!! WOW!!

So, as a thank you, I’m having a GIVEAWAY!!!

And since it’s almost summer, I’m giving away something related to summer…Bicycle Vases!! I’m giving away a Bicycle Vase Package, including 3 vases, 1 mini, 1 medium and 1 large, in your choice of colors! Mix and match any way that pleases your fancy! Only need one? Give the others as gifts!



Head over to my Etsy Shop and tell me which style and color of Bicycle Vase is your favorite! And, if you want more chances, do those too! Giveaway ends Sunday night. ( I was hoping to use a giveaway widget, but WordPress makes it too much of a trial, so….I will randomly pick a winner from the comments by putting the numbers into a hat…

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