Category Archives: ducks

Afternoon walk in the park

Hubby had an errand to run so I ended up walking the dog on my own to the park this afternoon. It’s been a lot cooler today, quite pleasant in fact, so much better than the recent nights when the … Continue reading

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Getting to grips with the phone camera

We took a bag of seed down to the park this evening to feed the ducks. We’ve got wise to the geese and hide said bag in our pocket until we are out of their line of vision and can … Continue reading

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Day’s almost over: not done much!

Both of us had a bad night, though Maggie settled after midnight and slept through until 6, when she wanted to go out. Both businesses done, we went back to bed. Hubby was zonked (finally) in the spare room, so … Continue reading

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Join me………

After breakfast, Maggie and I went for a walk through the park. I took a bag of seed with me, knowing I’d get mugged by the geese if I wasn’t careful, so a plan was hatching in my mind as … Continue reading

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Duckling Ducking

I took these yesterday afternoon: The adults hissed at me at first, but I kept talking to them as I raised the camera and they let me get really close to their babies. These cuties in the top photos were … Continue reading

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Join us on our walk today

After torrential rain all night and Hubby’s garlic doing the breaststroke in the pots outside (probably ruined actually as they don’t like to be over watered), we were up later than usual. Maggie wasn’t too impressed on getting soaked for … Continue reading

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Rolling back the years

Sick of the news and depressed beyond belief, Hubby and I decided to walk the dog down to the park and feed the ducks. The bread I would usually take is still good, so we took a bag of bird … Continue reading

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Things that Quack

Hubby and I walked the dog round the park this afternoon, taking the last two slices of an old loaf for the ducks. We were extremely popular as the water has frozen over again, and Hubby counted 88, yes eighty … Continue reading

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2018, the year that was.

Obviously losing Mum in January was a horrible way to start the year. We have also lost three of our boating acquaintances, one of whom was a very dear friend. Overall, 2018 has not been one of our better years, … Continue reading

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Sunday Walk 2nd December

We did things a bit back to front this morning by walking Maggie before having breakfast. It is a lovely day today, the sun is shining, it’s really mild out, and there is no wind. We walked through the park … Continue reading

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