Tag Archives: nature

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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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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Hedgerows: Wild flowers + silver linings #1 (photos July 2014)

. July 2014 One day while coming home I stopped off on a road near my house. The wild flowers so struck me with their beauty that I stopped the car and took a few photographs. . . It’s not … 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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The new bug houses arrived :D (photos)

. My bug boxes (insect houses) finally arrived! They came with my Asda food grocery delivery, I bought two. Last time they were out of stock. They’re excellent value for money £3 each. Even come with a metal loop to … Continue reading

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In the garden (photos)

. 23rd June 2020 Photos I took on another hot day, the patio plants, John and the dogs in the garden, the update with the growing tomato seedlings (and mystery seedling). I like seeing how my little container garden evolves … Continue reading

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FREE permaculture year-long course

. Interesting… I came across this and thought I’d share it with you in case someone’s interested 🙂 . FREE permaculture course – over 52 weeks freepermaculture.com 52 classes, on all aspects of ecological design: What is permaculture? Whole system … Continue reading

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In the garden with the dogs (photos)

. 29th 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. I’ve added some garden sounds including … Continue reading

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The Dawn Chorus (RSPB)

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

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What I did at the weekend (school essay on the Monday)

. Not much. . . I’ve hurt my upper back and neck because of sleeping too high up on pillows. The stiffness and pain is easing – thanks John for the massages – but it’s still making mobility even harder … Continue reading

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