The 1st of December is nearly here and its time to dust off the advent calendar, or pop out and buy one! I keep mine in my November Box so its easy to access! Fancy creating your own? Here is a whole lot of inspiration for you! These pretty numbered mini bags can be downloaded here. … Continue reading Advent Calendars
The Simple Owl has been long listed for the 2015 Blog Awards, more details to follow! Fingers Crossed!🙂
Finally….the doors to The Simple Owl Shop are open, rather the virtual doors, and I am so very excited and nervous all at once! I have been planning this for a long time and without knowing it I have been so afraid to make this step. The product was delivered ages ago, the shop was … Continue reading The Simple Owl Shop…cutting the virtual ribbon!
I have been ‘surfin the net’ and am loving all the stripes featured in spring/summer 2014 fashion. There are lots of myths surrounding stripes, like: don’t wear horizontal stripes if you are ‘heavy’, not true. Dont mix stripes with floral patterns..not true. If there is one thing I am loving the most about spring is that anything goes… Continue reading Why fit in when you were born to stand out?: Stripes for Spring/Summer 2014
Every year Altamont Gardens (Carlow, Ireland) hosts ‘Snowdrop Week’. It’s a wonderful event for any gardening enthusiasts or anyone who just fancies learning something new. I am a little bit of both…well more the latter! The tour was guided by head gardener Paul Cutter, who has a wealth of knowledge. He brought us through the… Continue reading Snowdrop week at Altamont Gardens