Sunday afternoon scooter outing. Hot sun in the summertime. Advertisements
A sunny winter scooter ride
A view of old cement tiles on the terrace. and beautiful marble tiles inside that look brand new(?). Must ask next time.
The Possessió de Raixa near Bunyola is a magnificent country estate famous for its Italian style villa and gardens developed by the Despuig family under their ownership from 1660 until the early 1900s.… Continue reading
Blast from the past! Before smart phones when people used to carry ‘cameras’. It was only around 10 years ago amazingly. I must say my favourite cactus garden has to be in Lanzarote. … Continue reading
An amazing garden in the Costa Brava near Girona with dramatic views over the ocean – Jardins de Cap Roig – 17 hectares of beauty and home to the annual Cap Roig music festival.… Continue reading
Anyone who knows what a fudgsicle is will be as excited as I was to make these. And they came out amazingly! And they are non-dairy and healthy. Super easy to make. Recipe… Continue reading
When did you last look at a map? A paper map? OK, it blows in the wind (especially on a scooter). Gets ripped. Hard to fold. Doesn’t look cool. But there’s something about… Continue reading
Catalan artist Joan Miró said in 1938… My dream, once I am able to settle down somewhere, is to have a large studio, not so much for reasons of brightness, northern light, and… Continue reading
Jolly ladybird windmill in the garden.
Lesson 6: Taste. I can’t quite believe it. After picking in November, dry salting for a month and marinating for four, I am the proud owner of 2 (small) jars of my own… Continue reading
Mountainous mounds of seaweed washed up on the shore where a sandy beach usually lies. This is the same beach in the summer
Have you ever seen a mosaic garden? Driving down a country lane in the middle of the island I came upon this arresting vision. A low maintenance flower garden? A work in progress… Continue reading
Found some old tiles in the garage (including the original kitchen tiles uncovered earlier). Don’t know if I can put them to use but nice to find a treasure! Not sure about the… Continue reading
Beautiful shades of blue on the north coast.