Things I like {The 24th April 2015 morning edition}

: spying a cot in our bedroom, never fails to make my stomach flip with anticipation, nerves and excitement. Soon enough there will be a WHOLE PERSON IN THERE


: my morning coffee made for me by Rob, every morning, without asking


: sunshine streaming through the windows after so much rain this week


: kids that get themselves breakfast


: hot pink dahlias

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: intricate lego creations made by the girls


: fresh, glossy magnolia leaves


: the colours of autumn

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: a very happy herb garden


What are you liking this Friday?
My Mum is coming down to stay for the night and we are heading out for a ladies lunch. I REALLY like that!
Hope you all have a great weekend!


  1. aw ladies lunch with Mumma.
    i like that a lot.
    i’m off like the little pig to Market- to sell my wares.
    have a lovely day.

  2. Gorgeous pics Beth. Have the best day with your Mumma x

  3. I just got really excited for you seeing that baby cot!! Happy lunching!

  4. lovely! … enjoy the time with your mum beth!
    special moments! love m:)X

  5. Love that you find happiness in the small things in life, I’ve always been thankful for those little things.

  6. Kim Abbate says

    Fresh flowers of any variety in a vase is top of my list of things I like. Have a lovely lunch with your mum.

  7. How precious all the little things in life are……even though they really are the big things!

  8. I’m liking that I got two emails yesterday from children of WWI survivors, 79 and 84 years old, thanking me for telling their parents’ stories in our local newspaper. I felt honoured to be sharing their family’s history!

  9. WE are having a joint birthday cake day- no party- for my boy who was two this week & my lady who is one next week. They get big SO quick! We are having a bonfire & I’m slow cooking a leg of lamb & I just know it’ll be a really nice weekend.

    Enjoy your ladies lunch & the sun rays xx

  10. Beautiful photos Beth, especially the sun shining in on the couch and your wonderful autumn surrounds. There is so much joy to be found in the little things, we just have to stop and notice them. It’s something I try to do everyday too. I am really enjoying the beautiful sunshine today and being able to get out for a walk! Have a nice lunch with your mum.

  11. Have a lovely ladies lunch (gosh I love them)! I’m liking that I have clean hair, I’m wearing a gorgeous new Bohemian Traders wrap top and I’m going to an Olympus macro photography workshop today. Happy weekend, gorgeous! x

  12. What lovely things πŸ™‚ Have a happy weekend!

  13. Lisa Mckenzie says

    Lovely post Beth ,have a wonderful time with your Mum and have a lovely weekend Xx

  14. Debs Sutton says

    Lovely photos Beth. I’m loving; the joy of having my granddaughters overnight, planting some new perennials, buying summer clothes for my girlie holiday in Sri Lanka in 4wks time!!! Have a lovely time with your

  15. Ohhh my stomach just flipped for you too!!!!

  16. Hello to your mum! Hope you had a lovely lunch. I quit my job on Friday – so it was a Good Friday indeed! I can’t wait to see a pic of that cot when it’s full of baby!

  17. Those photos Beth, aawww. Such lovely things. And the colours of the season… aren’t they amazing?? I like Saturdays at home, pjs, needing blankets and PAINTING.

  18. Beth, I just love your photos, they always speak to me!

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