Groombridge Place: This perfectly preserved moated house on the Kent-Sussex border is not just another theme park. In the Enchanted Forest itself there are the things families seem to love, such as adventure walkways in a double spiral, with pigs and deer running abound. The park's creator, Ivan Hicks, has even carved his own face into a tree." www.bradtguides.com
On this day 28th July, 1866 Beatrix Potter, English author and illustrator was born. When she died in 1943 she left her house to the National Trust, conditionally that it be kept exactly as she left it
How to Compile a Family History Album - I like her layout ideas. Simple and clean with lots of journaling and digital freebies from Creative Memories. Of course, I'll be using StoryBook Creator for mine.
Pine Needle Pine is the common name for species belonging to the genus Pinus, a member of the family Pinaceae, resinous trees with needle-like leaves. Consisting of about 262 species, this is the largest family of conifers and includes fir, larch, spruce, hemlock, cedar and Douglas fir.
Do you have a wall at the top of the stairwell that you don't know what to do with? What about a hand painted "Family Tree Mural"? Once the tree is painted (and completely dry), place framed family photographs on the wall. It'll make the wall a focal point within the home while creating a very personal piece of art for you and your family!