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A splash of colour for a dull day

  My current crochet project is a welcome splash of vibrant colours on a gloomy and cold winter’s day. The pattern is Attic24’s  Cosy Stripe blanket in her Cottage colours ; beautiful colours reminiscent of an English cottage garden.    

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Happy New Year!

  Its been awhile since I last blogged; in the meantime I’ve celebrated Christmas, our wedding anniversary, my birthday; mourned the sudden loss of a friend I’ve known since childhood, beaten flu, and nursed my family while they too suffered … Continue reading

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30 Days of Hygge – Days 5&6 – Pyjama Days (Søndagshygge)

  I didn’t manage to blog yesterday as I managed to chop off the top of one of my fingers whilst preparing the evening meal. Cue a mad dash to the local hospital to be sorted out by a wonderful … Continue reading

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30 Days of Hygge – Day 4, Hot Spiced Cider

Hooray, it’s Friday! The weekend is about to begin, and this weekend up and down the land there will be the annual Bonfire and Fireworks events .  I love this time of year as we slip into winter, the cold … Continue reading

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30 Days of Hygge – Day 3, Storytelling Evening

  Most people love reading and enjoy being taken on an adventure or to a different land or time through the power of literature. But when was the last time you and your family or friends read aloud to each … Continue reading

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30 Days of Hygge – Day 2, A Carpet of Golden Leaves

  Yesterday I set off to do the dreaded weekly grocery shop after work. I decided to take a short-cut through our local town centre park – a much-used green space that is frequented by parents with young children, skateboarding … Continue reading

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Coming Soon – 30 Days of Hygge

  I’ve not blogged much at all this month; work has been busy and I decided to take some time out from blogging to focus on recharging my batteries – and enjoy as many hygge moments as possible. I also … Continue reading

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H-Day minus seven… and a realisation

Originally posted on How to Hygge the British Way:
I started this blog saying I wanted to live more hyggelig, to build more Danish hygge into my life and that the first few weeks would be a chance to do…

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The Perfect Weekend Lunch

  There is nothing more wonderfully relaxing than enjoying a good pub lunch with good company; more so when you are able to sit outside in the rural English countryside and enjoy the warm afternoon sun and the restfulness of simply … Continue reading

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Five Things I Love About Autumn

1. Blackberry Picking. There’s nothing better than heading out, armed with baskets, wet wipes (for stained faces and fingers) and eager children. Searching for those black jewels in amongst the thorny bushes, the children eating more than they put in … Continue reading

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