Stage 1 living room reno – Mallorquin hand made traditional clay times laid! At the moment a beautiful dusty pinkish shade. Not sure the best way to seal as don’t want a dark… Continue reading
A World of Interiors moment of found rusty objects in the basement, garage and outdoors.
“You’ve got to have someplace to get away from this turmoil”. Wise words from Jack English, 93 years old. Watch this inspiring and charming video from Director/Producer Grace Jackson. Contemplation and contentment. Two… Continue reading
Sometimes looking over your shoulder is good thing.
Aparcar = park a car. Easy to remember.
Cool tiles in entrance hall at hotel in Palafrugell, Costa Brava
Sheared sienna sheep (cordero).
An arresting sight of newly ploughed red soil. According to a 2010 study conducted by Spanish and American researchers the reddish soil in Mediterranean areas such as Majorca (Mallorca) and Sardinia is a… Continue reading
Beautiful colour and striking textures against a bright blue sky.
Down a country lane and spyed a Monet moment.
Small, juicy with an intense reddish colour and bursting with flavour, Ramallet tomatoes are native to Mallorca. They are even registered as a protected vegetable by the agricultural ministry. You’ll usually see them… Continue reading
It’s been gazpacho time every day this week with the ongoing heat wave. The first time I made gazpacho last year was a proud moment I had to photograph. Very simple to make.… Continue reading
It’s a wonderous thing to turn from a dimly lit street and encounter the simplest yet most beautiful Christmas lighting. The tennis player Rafael Nadal was born in Manacor, a town in Mallorca. … Continue reading
Unusually shaped modern door on a very old building.
Let’s face it, I wouldn’t be able to plonk myself in the middle of nowhere without technology. Broadband allows me to work. Skype plays a big role in social interaction so much so… Continue reading
Taking inspiration from ‘I have this thing with floors’ on instagram . Check it out!
Channeling Irving Penn…well, actually looking at a mushroom for once. Obviously, I’m new to the world of mushroom observation as there are some crazy mushrooms about and people who photograph them (not necessarily… Continue reading
This Gecko appeared in the den looking a bit pale. My friend Neil thought he looked a bit odd – perhaps he was in hiding from the gecko gang in the garden.