"Awake! awake! for the summer wind
Hath bidden the blossoms unclose,
Hath opened the violet's soft blue eye,
And wakened the sleeping rose.
And lightly they wave on their slender stems
Fragrant, and fresh, and fair,
Waiting for us, as we singin
One early morning last June, I found myself alone in Paris. I know Paris is for lovers, but it's also a great city to get lost in all by yourself. When Mr.P and E decided to 'climb' the Eiffel Tower, and not seeing the need to do that twice in my lif...
About me Mimi&apples; Ever since I was a little girl I have been deeply passionate about food. My childhood was largely spent scurrying between the restaurants of Hong Kong, where I grew up, and the bistros of Paris and the south of France wh...
This week my friend Liz who is a beekeeper by profession spoke to the local garden club about beekeeping and how important gardeners are to the bees. Liz’s belief is that there are not enough local wild flowers for the bees in the more manicured...