a recipe from a moper for a white bean salad

  Hello from me!  Since the accident, after the initial craving for the oddest of comfort foods, hello chip butty, we’ve been making lots of healthy soups, salads and veggies and lovely friends have also delivered a few comforting soups (even though the weather has been a hottie) and meals too…and this comforting recipe has [...]

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Beach Cottage Deck Progress, it’s gone from yellow to shiny blue

Soooo here’s an update on the patchy deck, with pics from my phone, I couldn’t stomach getting the big girl’s camera on this one yet… I realised that it’s been a while since I’ve showed you what’s been going on out here and  I have had a few reader questions on this and how it’s [...]

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a delightful coastal combo, vintage doors, shells and things from the sea

  Gosh Beach Cottage ladies are we having a lovely lovely day here in Sydney!  It’s the last few days of Winter and clocking in today at about 26C – I’ve been for a nice walk by the ocean with a lovely friend this morning and back home for some Spring cleaning – does opening [...]

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A Foto Light for a Beach Cottage from the Swedish Boutique aka IKEA

Well, would you Adam and Eve it Beach Cottage friends, we have not one but three lights over the dining room table….it’s only taken me one hundred and sixty five years to get my act together and get some little lights in place in this space…. You know that thing I always say on here, [...]

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Beach Cottage from the ocean

Well good morning beach cottage friends!  Nice to see you here on a Sunday. I thought you might like a bit of fresh, coastal, Whitsunday style ocean air for this weekend?   A couple of pics from my recent trip to one of the most beautiful parts of Australia (you can see more here) Happy Sunday [...]

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Postcards from a beach cottage

Hey Beach Cottage ladies. I am away from my old cottage at the moment, seeing more of the Lucky Country…so just a quick little G’day today, waving from the from the sunshine that can only be the Whitsundays with some postcards from my place….   …love a few coastal things, white, vintage bits and bobs, [...]

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Happy New Year from A Beach Cottage Blog!

    Happy New Year Beach Cottage Lovelies! Here’s to 2013! It’s gonna be a good one, I can feel it in the water. The time between Christmas and New Year has been so nice for me this year…I was determined to hang out and only to do things I really wanted to do…there was [...]
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musings from a walk down the beach

  Morning from Down Under! First off, apologies for the confusion on jelly, jello and jam on the trifle recipe the other day– me having a headache while writing it and the fact that I normally do the trifle with my eyes shut meant for a recipe that wasn’t clear.  Sorry.  It’s been edited now [...]
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from Christmas days gone by

Morning Beach Cottage ladies, I wonder what is going on in your little part of the world? Well here I am very much looking forward to Christmas and will be heartily singing Carols for the rest of the week…Bing eat your heart out. Anyway, I have had emails and pinners messaging me about various Christmas [...]
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