I’m very excited to share with you our new arrivals…….. Three gorgeous little chicks! They were at the local day nursery, hatching eggs to chicks, then they were heading back to the farm. But I asked if we could have them, and grow them up. We had some very sad news, My big girls seen in… Read More New chicks – and their names
Hello, thought I’d share with you my lovely husband has bought me a new lens for my camera! It’s a macro lens, which doesn’t zoom, and has 3 settings for 0.3-0.5m, 0.5-1.0m and full. So providing I put it on the right setting…. I get some great pictures! I’m going to share a few… Read More My new camera lens
This is one of those posts that I’ve wanted to do since getting home… and has been put on the back burner….. due to that thing that seems to disappear without trace – TIME When we were in Thailand – flying back via Singapore airport they had a wonderful display of tulips. On further inspection… Read More Tulips
Yep – that’s me. I seem to keep starting things… and then not finishing them! Sound familiar? So I started a red cloche hat for the pink one to take on holiday. It was so important I finish it I even took it to the pink ones ballet lesson for crochet club (that’s what the… Read More A Serial Project Starter
Todays post was all planned in my head. A walk around St Pauls Cathedral in London finding Shaun the Sheep that we did a few days ago (that’ll now have to wait until another day). Then I looked out of the doors in a brief moment of sunshine and I had to share what I… Read More Sharing the tulip love!
Last year, after living in the same place for nearly 8 years, I discovered in a magazine (of all places) that we live pretty close to a bluebell wood! So as a lone bluebell has comer into flower in the garden we ventured out last weekend. I would of posted this last weekend however Apple and… Read More A bluebell wood anyone?
Back in October when I stupidly spent over £80 on bulbs to make my garden look pretty in spring – I thought it was a good idea. That was until I had to plant them! I’ve said before, and I’ll say it again – I officially hate planting bulbs…….BUT …… I love the results! To… Read More Tulips, tulips and a few more tulips……
Today we went to Kew Botanical Gardens. I’ve always wanted to go – and it was lovely there. It’s English Spring time – so not a huge amount in flower apart from Tulips, Magnolia, Rhododendrons and Blossom – it was still beautiful. Rather than a load of words – here some pictures.
Here is the UK I’m told we are lucky to have 4 distinct seasons – but personally I’m so over winter it’s silly, and spring is here – well trying to be! I went a bit crazy with a bulb catalogue in the autumn, spent over £100 on bulbs which seems like a good idea… Read More Finally some decent weather
This week has flown by, I remember sitting here at this silly hour of the morning sharing my sunrises lat week while the house slept…. and here I am again! Monty and Luna (who I still need to introduce) have been walked, and I’m sat in my (what is turning in usual) Saturday morning spot… Read More Spring, a cheeky chook and sneaky peak and the 'Other hat'