Sunday, 28 January 2018

Cottage journal inspirations

Just some pictures from around the home, nothing fancy.

Simple hand embroidered from vintage embroidery designs to make up into sachets for some potpourri.

Indulging the sweet tooth...not too many. I'm working on dieting.

Flower Salads

Several common flowers are edible - and add an element of colour and surprise to an ordinary green salad. Not all flowers are edible, though, so make sure the ones you choose are, and wash and dry thoroughly before using. Common flower edibles include Nasturtiums, roses, borage, marigolds, squash flowers, and violets.  

I hope everyone is having a good day or evening where ever you are.


  1. Hi Shiralee. Thank you for the nice comment you left on my blog. I love the embroidery you shared today. You are so talented. Have a good day. Pat

  2. I love the angel print - did you paint it? God bless!

    1. Michelle,
      It's not a print but the actual art work. I painted it using mixed media technique ( paper, paint, pencil).