If you asked me a few years ago if I would ever live abroad I would have been definite in my answer that no I couldn't ever see me doing it. I absolutely love vacations, travel and exploring new places. I'm always planning ideas for our next trip but moving away from family, friends and where I grew up wasn't on my radar! Our life was very settled. We had just finishing a complete rebuild of two farm cottages into our 'forever' home. I'd spent a year of my life supervising builders and … [Read more...] about Would you consider moving abroad?
My favourite Saturday morning- at a farmers' market It feels good to buy from local and small producers. People who care about what they've grown and raised. I love a story about the provenance of the food I'm going to take home. The food feels loved and that leads me to love the food even more! Having lived in England most my life the farmers' markets here in Arkansas have a different and intriguing selection of fruit and vegetables that are very diverse and exciting to me. The novelty of … [Read more...] about Farmers’ Market
How many little things make you happy? Can just one small detail each day be enough to keep you smiling? My name is Karen and I'd like to welcome you to the first post on my new blog 'Little Things Make Smiles'. I believe that no matter how busy life gets we can all find that one little thing each day to make us smile. A positive passing moment or an indulgent hour - it doesn't really matter as long as you find something each day. I will be sharing with you the little things that make me … [Read more...] about Welcome