Following on from my previous post I have now completed our “cafe style” table and chairs. The whole process was simple and cheap to complete. I bought a second chair for £10, paint cost £6.95 and the cloth was in my fabric stash ( bought in Italy about 5 years ago) It sits perfectly in my Welsh cottage. Now what can I do next??
Late last year I bought a place by the sea. I’ve always wanted to be on the coast so job done! It is a caravan located to the left of this picture with views over the beautiful Cardigan Bay and towards the historic Criccieth Castle. I can’t wait to spend time there this spring
“Here be dragons” means dangerous or unexplored territories, in imitation of a medieval practice of putting illustrations of dragons, sea monsters and other mythological creatures on uncharted areas of maps.
There will be a great deal of exploring to do and much coastal walking. I will take lots of pictures and share them with you. In the mean time here is a friendly Welsh dragon to get you in the mood.
Its amazing what you see and who you meet walking through a quiet Welsh village on a sunny Autumn afternoon.
And then I met the following motley crew of residents.
My temporary next door neighbour. She arrived for the recent Bank Holiday in time for the Village Show. She was joined by:
Seems to have a bit of a problem! Further through the village I also met:
This invasion of friendly folk are all part of the Scarecrow competition. There were a few more visitors but they seem to have gone AWOL. The conversation was minimal but the cheerfulness was immeasurable.