Category Archives: Travel

Colourful Designs in Nature

Sometimes you just see something amazing. This was the sunrise seen from my bedroom at a friends house in Holland, yesterday morning. I haven’t edited the photo at all, it really was this beautiful (and a crisp 0 degrees Celcius). The canal looked pink in parts, the mist was rising and the trees were perfectly mirrored…

Happy Chinese New Year

The year of the Sheep. Hope it’s a good year for you! Photo credit: Craig Easton as featured in ‘52 Weekends in the Country‘.

2 Years in Dubai

2013 and 2014, in Dubai. What a fabulous couple of years living in Dubai. Here are just a few of my favourite photos with great memories. The first Champagne ‘Millionaires Yacht’ trip with diving club friends. I’ll take any opportunity to get a ‘Bags On Tour’ photo 🙂 The ‘Super Moon’ in the desert, with the…

Alternative Advent: Door 24

24th December 2014 The rear window at Cranleigh Arts Centre. Please click on the window. Get 25% off this design TODAY ONLY with voucher code Door24. This is the last advent discount door for 2014. Thanks for following the series. I’d love to hear your comments on the doors and windows if you have any…

Alternative Advent: Door 22

December 22nd 2014 Today’s alternative advent window is a photo of the Louis Vuitton window at Bloomingdales in New York. I took this photo when visiting there last year in August. I just thought it was a fabulous window display. To get 25% off today’s design (not an LV one….. one of mine!), just use…

Alternative Advent: Door 21

21st December 2014 Today I’m back from my travels, so I’ve selected a summery photo of my kitchen window from our garden in Cranleigh. A nice bit of greenery in midwinter. Click on the window to see today’s offer. Get 25% off with voucher code Door21, until midnight TODAY ONLY. An Apology: Yesterday we had a…

Alternative Advent: Door 20

20th December 2014 Today’s window is from a recent trip to Normandy in France. This is a stained glass window in a church in Villedieu-les-Poeles. I love the beautiful colours. Get 25% off today’s design with voucher code Door20 at the checkout. Valid TODAY ONLY until midnight. For pre-Christmas delivery (in UK) please select Special…

Alternative Advent: Door 18

December 18th 2014 Today’s door: One of my photos from the Dubai festival of lights in March 2014. Click on the photo to see what I have behind it today. Get 25% off this design with voucher code Door18. Valid TODAY ONLY.

Alternative Advent: Door 17

17th December 2014 Another Dubai door. Click on the door to see what I have for you today. Get 25% off this design with voucher code Door17, TODAY ONLY.  

Alternative Advent: Door 16

December 16th 2014 Another Dubai door. This time I’m leaving the Souk al Bahar. My handbag is the mini black kid leather shoulder bag. I use it so much, it’s perfect for a day or evening out. Click on the photo to see what’s behind the door today. This time, it’s a surprise… there may…