I am also moderately keen to do something to the garden this year, after years of sorting most of the house out it's time to do something in the garden. When I see Sue's and Curtise's lush garden's I always feel inspired to do something with mine
Some can look and see potential (Mr F included)
I have none.......and I am aware I can't have a proper waterfall, fire pit, outside cooking area......or one of those trampolines embedded in the grass but I do want a tiki tiki style bar. I don't claim to be sophisticated!
This following pics may be painful for those blessed with horticultural finesse.
When we moved in to this house 6 years ago, the garden looked like this, bountiful and full of colour. Top left was an aviary, and the white building is our shed, which I won't go in as it's damp and full of spiders, and whiffy.
we killed the garden
I do count the survival of my chilli plant as a triumph
I have also come to the conclusion I need a tripod
it's taken me 8 months
This is what I'm using
Cookie...........I know, she looks like she's pole dancing
Whiskers is a grumpy cat, he was incredibly aggressive when he was younger. After his 'special' operation we hoped he'd calm down, he has a little but is still prone to lashing out, and then at times he wants lots of love and attention.
I figured out to put my felt head piece on a head band and have had it planted on my head since
it was inspired by Brooke's brilliant felt head piece tutorial
I look like I'm pushing him away, I'm not! multi-tasking - pose and stroke.
a 2 second timer, I stubbed my ankle on the printer
Last time I wore this top I was still clueless, I kept it and followed Coco's suggestion to put something underneath it, it worked! thanks Coco!
Of course since blogging I have discovered more is more!
these were my daughters
now mine, I love cast-offs!
Inspiration is a wonderful thing, and I love being inspired by all of you wonderful bloggers
I'm a sponge
I absorb a lot
translating ideas is often beset by my incompetence
that's part of the fun though
Thank you for all your wonderful comments on my last post
I apologise for not responding, I have read them all and value them immensley
Have a wonderful week!
I'm off to do laundry, woop!