Category Archives: nature

5 Things Tuesday — Things You Love About Summer

Dr Tanya is our host for the Five Things series. I can think of five things I hate about Summer (tourists, visitors, holidaymakers, heavy traffic and the heat!) so for five I love, hm. I can have ice cream any … Continue reading

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Four furballs

Hubby and I went for a walk through the park and along the prom last night. Typically I didn’t take the camera and could have got some really good shots, without using the zoom! Coming up alongside the lake, the … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Rainbow

Rainbows are quite common here as regular readers will know. Usually the arc spans the road opposite, and if we’re lucky, we get doubles. They are always a source of magic, wonder and pleasure for me. Rainbow July 2018. Barely … Continue reading

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Bird Watching

I’m not a twitcher but over the years have got a lot of pleasure watching our feathered friends in the garden or hedges. Our lounge is at the front of our property so not only do I get to see … Continue reading

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Cottage Garden

Although we lived in the cottage for  7 years, we didn’t have what I would refer to as a cottage garden. Our frontage was laid to stone and it wasn’t until we decided to sell that we put some bedding … Continue reading

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Please join us…………..

I said earlier we were hoping to have a walk in the park and we did just that before lunch. We were out for over an hour and there were quite a lot of people about.  There were geese everywhere … Continue reading

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Photo shoot

We had a walk in the park this evening hoping to beat the crowds, but even at 7.15, it was still busy. Rather than prattle on, I’ll just post the photos I took tonight. There are 19 in the gosling … Continue reading

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Today is Wednesday 2nd June

It is almost 10.30 am and over 20º C indoors already. It is going to be a scorcher today. We have the door open with our netted curtain across it and the lounge windows open to get some air. The … Continue reading

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Gone home

It’s nearly 8pm and we have had another enjoyable walk round the park this evening. It is so restful when the visitors have gone home and we can amble without having to get out of people’s way. Talking to a … Continue reading

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Older but slightly better picture

Following on from my earlier ‘chick on the back’ picture, I took this one three years ago: The original post was Baby Update 14th May This will always be one of my favourite pictures of the goslings though (May 2018)

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