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Beside The Sea – A-Z Challenge 2021

It’s been so interesting having a look back at the blog in preparation for the the A-Z Challenge! Seeing some of the projects I have worked on, and places we have visited over the last few years! In this second post of the series, we are headed somewhere Cornwall is famous for – Beside the Sea!

A-Z Challenge 2021

It’s A-Z Challenge time again, and as I revealed previously; this month I am sharing a retrospective; or look back, on The Craft Room and Beyond! Beginning with A all the way to Z. Sharing fun content past and more recent!

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July Scrapbook Pages 2018

And we’re at the end of another month! We’re having such a lovely summer too; so, before the month is out, here are my July scrapbook pages!

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As we’re over half way, in case you’re new to the blog; a bit of an explanation: I tend to do a simple book every year; just to have something more than photos on a computer. For the last few years it’s been a Smash book, but I have a small 8x8ish ring-bound scrapbook this year!

Previous month: June

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A Day Out To Blue Reef Aquarium

Recently when family were visiting; we visited Blue Reef Aquarium in Newquay. We’d headed into Newquay for some shopping, and a visit to the beach; and the aquarium was a really fun addition to the day!

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There were five of us in total; and we had a voucher for some money off too; which you can pick up in a lot of Cornwall visitors guides. These are widely available in the summer; and come with lots of vouchers for money off attractions all over Cornwall; which is great if you’re visiting or resident alike!

Blue Reef Aquarium - Pretty coral and sea urchins
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A Day Out To – Glendurgan Garden – Rainbows of Colour

Since returning from Spain, I haven’t had time for the holiday blues, as it’s safe to say the weather here at home has been wonderful! We made the most of it this weekend; using our National Trust membership and visiting Glendurgan Garden for a sunny walk, now that flowers everywhere are blooming and things are far less wintery!

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A Day Out To – Trebah Garden A Winter Walk

Starting the year as I mean to go on! Sharing some of our days out, and what we get up to when we’re not busy working or chilling at home! To begin the year on a crisp afternoon, we headed to Trebah Garden!

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At the beginning of January, in between all of the rain(!) there was a brief sunny day, and we decided to make the most of it; and check out somewhere, quite nearby here in Cornwall, that we’d never been before.

Trebah Garden 5
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A Day Out To – Marazion, Cornwall

At the end of last week Stu and I both had a couple of days off work and decided to make the most of the nice weather with some days out. As it’s so sunny at the moment; we hopped in the car for a drive to Marazion for some much-needed time by the sea.

We enjoyed the sunshine so much, it seemed only appropriate to take some photos to share…

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