Feb 02, 2009

by English Muse



I’ve officially been blogging for a little more than a month now. When I started, I had no idea that the most incredible joy of all would be meeting people from around the globe.  Today, while escaping the Super Bowl frenzy, I spent the late afternoon on an amazing blog, Rummage, authored by Nanette Louchart-Fletcher in Canberra, Australia. It’s summer there and Nanette’s photos (above) bring to life the season in vivid detail:  Tomatoes from her garden, handmade cotton dresses, a jar filled with nasturtium. On her companion gardening blog, acacia_et_coquelicot, she talks about the trials of growing a pincushion plant. “I did everything bar of sending it off for a spot of psychoanalysis,” she writes. Witty girl!

Rummage and acacia_et _coquelicot are more delicious than a double scoop of Daiquiri Ice on a sugar cone.
For a bonus, visit Nanette’s flickr site.  The Corners set made me swoon. 
Summer love!
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7 Responses to “Summer Dreaming”

  1. liza says:

    I just found your blog via automatism. I’m really enjoying it! Thank you for being here…

  2. Feli says:

    I blog hopped over to your blog from another blog I can’t quite remember and I love it.

    Keep on posting your beautiful photos and finds. :*)

  3. Nanette says:

    Gee, thanks for the shout-out. I can’t believe you’ve only been doing it for a month, your blog is wonderful.

    You made my day, writing such lovely things. Thanks again,
    Nanette xx

  4. random moments says:

    Ooo that dress NEEDS to be in my closet. Ha! Sounds like you had a lovely superbowl sunday. 😉

  5. Janet says:

    These photos and your little essay made my Sunday super. . .I can almost smell the olive oil rising from the platter with those freshly picked tomatoes scattered on it. . .ah, summer. (Has anyone ever based a perfume on that?)

  6. My Petite Maison says:

    Love your blog! We've got tomatoes at the back walk and I'm watching them grow… can't wait. Beautiful photos here and agree, the blog community is amazing!

  7. merryheart2 says:

    these are great summer photos.
    love the handsewn dresses.

fin.
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