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Monthly Archives: June 2016

Sea Fever

Dartmouth Harbour

I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky, And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by; And the wheel’s kick and the wind’s song and the white sail’s shaking, And a grey mist…

Handmade Coconut, Lavender and Chamomile Balm

Handmade Coconut, Lavender and Chamomile Balm

The scent of coconuts always reminds me of summer – sun lotion, pina coladas… mmm delicious! When Indigo Herbs asked me to create a recipe using a Summer Hero product, coconut oil had to be the one I went for. I’ve used coconut oil in recipes such…

A few of my favourite things..


There’s one thing that I am besotted with at the moment, and that’s flowers. Specifically, roses from the garden that I’ve rescued from the heavy rain storms that we’ve had over the past week. After a long busy day, when Frey is…

Adventures in Devon

Antique Shop, Buckfastleigh

Frey and I took a little trip down to Devon this past weekend to stay with his Daddy in his lovely new cottage. It’s not so far away at all, but it’s a place we haven’t really explored, it was so lovely to get…

Pythouse Kitchen Garden

Pythouse Kitchen Garden

Last week, Frey and I went for a little drive out in the countryside, and came across a walled garden, not far away from us at all. I love stumbling across treasures like this, especially when they’re so close to home and I didn’t realise they…