Three Beautiful Things

Blog URL:http://www.threebeautifulthings.co.uk
Blog Tags:happiness, joy, beauty, positive, cheer, happy, spirituality, writing, philosophy
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Kent
Location:Tunbridge Wells

Every day I write about three things that have amused or delighted me.



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1. A tomato so ripe and full that it has split open. 2. On a clear cool day, to drink hot coffee with Nick in the kitchen.3. Hard boiled eggs with soft, deep yellow yolks.

1. From my desk I can smell the apples that Nick is cooking for supper. 2. We're watching Ronja on BBC iPlayer this month. It's a faithful adaptation of one of my favourite books, and Astrid Lindgren's story- and character-craft shines thro...

I recently provided editorial support to this charity anthology of festive stories, Written in the Stars. All net profits to Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity and The Butterfly AVM Charity for their work helping children with life-threatening...

At last I've got some time to reflect on the wedding we went to on Saturday, and here are my beautiful things.1. The people sitting nearer the arched entrance have a view sooner, but at last we can see our beautiful Jo 'sprig-muslin drest' coming up...

1. We feel very sad to be leaving the large and beautiful house we have been staying in. It has large rooms with dark oak floorboards and carved stairways, vast beds, long sofas and more towels than you can imagine.2. I go in the opposite direction t...

 1. In the rain, across the way there are three men doing a one-man job, as if it's something urgent that must be complete before the building gets any wetter.2. Bettany brings her bridesmaid dress downstairs to show our neighbour, and she gasps...

1. The soft racket of the news stories about the nation mourning the Queen.2. The postman hands me a rigid envelope. Certificate?3. I threw a frozen lump of elderflower syrup into the pan of fruit. Over ice cream, it tastes of early summer.