sunshine on a rainy day xxx

I’m writing this on a cold windy night in December. Christmas is fast approaching in all its fun filled excitement, and, as much as I love cozy nights and festive cheer, I can’t help daydreaming about sipping tea in the sunshine, watching the waves and listening to the Gulls and Terns. I guess I’m just an eternal beach bum.

I’m busy in the cafe, redecorating and making plans … I’ll share some pics soon. ┬áIn the meantime I’ll enjoy some lovely blustery winter walks and hopefully some snow to go sledging ……… until I can sit in the sun again xxx

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collecting moments, not things xxxx

I’m very grateful for the moments that fill my life. Every morning I walk the dogs on the beach, it looks different each time, and each time it makes me stop and take a deep breath and smile.

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I love the ancient parts of the beach like this fish trap, built by people who walked this way many, many moons ago….

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Sometimes it’s enough to just kick back, nestle down into the sand dunes and stare at the sky xxxx

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XXXX JUST DREAMING XXXX

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Enjoy your moments xxxxxx

make a little star xxx

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I love Christmas and I love decorating my humble little abode. Living in a wooden chalet by the sea my Christmas decor tends to be very beachy…..

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I don’t have a big tree, and the decorations are handmade with bits I have collected from the beach and countryside . One of my favourites is a pot full of twigs decorated with cute stars and hearts xxx here is how I make the little stars for the twiggy tree xxxx

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I have these little stars hanging all year round, not just at Christmas xxx

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