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Starry Night

After a day catching up with weekly chores there was fine dining on the patio followed by a glass of wine as the sunset and stars emerged in the sky.
WOW, what a a fabulous evening for star watching. I can’t remember the last time I saw so many stars.

6 Comments CherryPie on Aug 9th 2020

We usually celebrate our wedding anniversary with a travel adventure. This year we had planned to be in Norfolk and were looking forward to meeting with friends whilst we were there.
Plan B was a mini local adventure and ‘Fine Dining’ on the patio. The weather had other ideas…
A last minute Plan C came in operation; [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on Jun 6th 2020

Yesterday the friendly sound of post landing through the letter box brought me the latest edition of Country Walking Magazine. The weather was glorious so I dipped into the pages whilst enjoying lunch on the patio.

After lunch I set off for a walk along a sun dappled shady pathway to Leegomery Pools, hoping to see [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on May 21st 2020

Valentines menus in local restaurants did not inspire Mr C and I. Instead we opted for fine dining in Chez Nous.

Starter – Melba toast with smoked salmon and cream cheese

Main – Melt in the middle fish cakes

Dessert – Warmed apricots with honey, yogurt and toasted almonds

Served with a sprinkle of Valentines fun 

8 Comments CherryPie on Feb 14th 2020

First thing this morning the sun was shining tempting me to visit Attingham Park for a walk in the woodlands. Before going out on any adventure I had to wait in for a routine maintenance visit scheduled between 8.30 and 13.30.
The maintenance man arrived at around 10 am, but for some reason a job that [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 6th 2019

During the season Hodnet Hall is open every Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday but only three times on Wednesdays. Today was the first of those days and as Hodnet Hall is one of my favourite gardens I couldn’t miss the opportunity.

There were a few challenges along the way; newly laid chippings on the road with [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on May 15th 2019

Today was delightfully sunny, a perfect day for clothes washing and hanging them outside to dry. It might sound a bit sad but I really enjoy hanging washing outside in my garden. I also use it as an opportunity to get in extra walking steps by only taking out one piece of washing at a [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on May 15th 2019

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