Another month has flown by – here are my continued efforts for my 30 Before 30 daily Instagram photo challenge.
A lovely afternoon on the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway with my dad.
Strawberry picking in the sunshine on my day off with Lee.
I beat my puppy cuddling record – 24 gorgeous pups cuddled at Guide Dogs today, including this little cutie!
A day spent by the river watching Lee and friends competing in the fun regatta (dressed as pilots). They reached the semi-finals!
My uncle Clive’s wedding!
A really nice evening visiting friends in their cosy new cottage.
I drifted into the garden between writing jobs, when the sun finally came out, and admired these beautiful poppy heads waiting to shed their seeds.
An amazing performance of Othello at the RSC with my mum and grandparents.
Puppy cuddling! Even tinier puppies this week, in the whelping block, where they’re still with their mums.
Steak dinner after a productive day’s work.
Sunday baking. Recipe here.
A day at the real-life Downton Abbey, Highclere Castle.
Boring pic, but these profiteroles were as exciting as my day got!
Dinner at our favourite restaurant in Stratford-upon-Avon.
A lavender field from the air, photographed on a short late afternoon flight to another local airfield.
Grabbing a precious few moments to read. I’m currently reading Memoirs of a Geisha, one of the books on my 100 Books challenge.
Beautiful gleaming blackberries now ripening in the garden.
Wedding menu and wine tasting – the best part of wedding planning so far!
More wedding-related activities – shopping in Bath with my mum for her mother of the bride outfit!
Is there any felicity in the world greater than cheese and pickle?
Poached peaches and a lovely evening at Nanny and Grandad’s.
Mobbed by tiny puppies! Not pictured: the rest of the 12 in this litter and their razor sharp little teeth.
Something nice in the post for a change!
I flew us to France!
The White Cliffs of Dover on our flight back from Le Touquet.
An afternoon potter at Charlecote Park.
A great day in Oxford, including a drink at the Varsity Club’s rooftop terrace.
Day 153 – part 1
A two-parter today – starting with the ‘Banking for Victory’ exhibition at Upton House, about the house in the Second World War.
Day 153 – part 2
A drink with an amazing view at the Castle at Edgehill.
We flew to Croft Farm for a picnic.