Tag Archives: life

Today’s Beauty: A Dragonfly (photos)

. Sunday night upon entering the kitchen I heard a furious humming of wings and slapping of body against the ceiling fluorescent light tube. I immediately thought of fairies! When I saw it I still thought of fairies. It was … Continue reading

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Today’s Beauty: Oscar Dandelion! (photos)

. Photos taken yesterday of beautiful Oscar Dandelion. It’s amazing how much love dogs give. I am grateful for that. . . . . * Copyright Faith McCord 2020 Story and artwork belongs to Faith McCord who is the author … Continue reading

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Hedgerows: Dusk #2

. 24th July 2020 It was dusk and I went back to the road with the country hedgerows. They’re flourishing which is good to see. The blackberries are beginning to ripen, the chammomile made an appearance and there were other … Continue reading

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Decorated bug houses, seedlings, vegan-sausage pasta (photos)

. 17th July 2020 Photos I took of the newly decorated bug houses I recently got from Asda. And the kitchen seedlings of tomatoes – I really must pot them up though it’s probably too late! – and the ‘mystery’ … Continue reading

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Patio’s flowers + dogs (photos)

. 10th July 2020 Photos I took during a burst of sunshine on the patio. . . . . . . . . . . . . . * Copyright Faith McCord 2020 Story and artwork belongs to Faith McCord … Continue reading

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This time 2 years ago (photos/before covid-19)

. 7th June 2018 . The above photo is of John buying our ‘market chips‘ – paper-cones filled with freshly fried chips (French fries are the long thin ones 😉  ). My local town makes the best chips in the … Continue reading

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In the garden (photos)

. 7th May 2020 Photos I took while sitting at the end of the garden. We had beautiful, warm, sunny weather during most of May but June begins cold and cloudy like chilly autumn… . . . . . . … Continue reading

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The Dawn Chorus (RSPB)

One of my most favourite things, the Dawn Chorus. .

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Rainbows for neighbours (bird-houses)

. There was a crazy low offer on multiple bird-boxes on ebay – so I took it. And the lovely seller sent me another lot free! I thought I could paint rainbows on them and give them as presents to … Continue reading

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To sleep, or not to sleep? (Or, a post about this evening…)

. Three of my sleeping dogs beside me right now (in order from top to bottom) – Twiglet, Oscar, Chester. The other three dogs are elsewhere in the house. One – Poppy – with John, and CoCo and Beatrix already … Continue reading

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