Archive for July, 2012

When Mr Stu and I bought our first property, we were privileged that the 104yrs old cottage came with a matured garden. We have had the pleasure of harvesting big and juicy oranges in Winter and Summer, enjoying the explosion of magnificent Magnolia in front of the house in early Spring, or the burst of Jasmines at the backyard in the end of Winter to name a few.

This winter, the no shy camellias bestowed us the pleasure of blooms after blooms. They are amazing! The white ones remind me of the lovely peony for its fluffy and layers of petals *tender sigh 🙂

The pink ones, lets say, perhaps the very reason why Madame Coco Chanel chose camelia as her signature flower; the epitome of beautiful…


Read Full Post »