Its February and Ive been inspired by all the lovely decor I have seen lately.
So today I'm making paper roses, not just any paper roses ... paper roses made of newspaper! I have seen some made of chopped up books for petals ... but I really cant chop up a perfectly good book ... so I chopped up the local free newspaper instead (not the crime sections!)
Mine are tucked into some lovely green rose leaves from the garden, if I had some real roses I would put them in too.
Here are some other blogs with how-to instructions for making your own paper roses (I didn't use either method but now I have seen them I want to try them!)
And then because its the month of love, I made heart shaped scones for breakfast tomorrow.
On our travels we stayed in a lot of hotels & motels and most included free breakfasts, and I was inspired by their breakfast areas so I pulled a table into my dining room and created our very own breakfast bar!
The coffee machine splutters out lovely rich coffee (I love that smell!) and there is a selection of teas that the children get to choose between every morning ... so it feels like we are still on holiday!