Life of adventure, Musings of ordinary life, The small things in life - do matter

Countryside Scents in Spring

On a changeable spring day Our shoes disturbing the surface Earthy dusty soil and intoxicating pollen As the soft breeze brushes past us and fills the air. Our senses are engulfed The ground is white with fallen blossoms, Busy bees have done their job. Clouds open up The smell of rain A freshness scent similar… Continue reading Countryside Scents in Spring

Garden Walks, Historic towns, Housesitting, Housesitting in the UK, Life of adventure

A Day in Guildford

With a small amount of information, we set off to spend time in Guildford. Sometimes it is more interesting to have an element of pleasant surprises than knowing all there is to know before visiting a new place. Firstly, one of the main reasons for heading into the city was to inject some new items… Continue reading A Day in Guildford

Garden Walks, Housesitting, Housesitting in the UK, Life of adventure

R.H.S Wisley a Horticultural Inspiration

It was Sunday morning. Yet another glorious sunny, warm day.  Even though it was now in the middle of a Bank Holiday Weekend. Yes, I repeat it was still sunny and no clouds to be seen on the horizon. Time to get up and at'em. Within moments we are dressed and ready for a long… Continue reading R.H.S Wisley a Horticultural Inspiration

Life of adventure, Travelling between housesits

Autumn to Spring in one day

Our last day in Lisbon, which ends our 2nd year housesitting in the Northern Hemisphere. WOW, it's been another fantastic time meeting some wonderful caring people (thank you!), very loveable animals and exploring incredible countries. We are on our way home to New Zealand (via London/Singapore) as we need to hug some extraordinary people who… Continue reading Autumn to Spring in one day