Tag Archives: flowers

Flower power in the garden

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Still playing with my phone

It’s habit now that I take my phone with me when I take the dog out on my own. You never know when I might need to make a call…………… or take a picture! Gardens around us are a blaze … Continue reading

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Little Weed

I preferred The Woodentops (I loved Spotty Dog), but another favourite Watch with Mother was The Flower Pot Men which was first transmitted in 1952 before I was born! In order to attract bees and birds into our ‘green and … Continue reading

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Blackbird and Robin

Sounds like a 60s TV show or movie doesn’t it, but no, just a couple of birds sitting in the tree when I was walking Maggie this morning. The stiffness in her front leg has eased considerably, so whilst Hubby … Continue reading

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Today’s walks: 1st July

Hubby and I were up pretty early, though he’s always pottering about way before I surface. I was hot and sticky, so had a shower before breakfast, then thought as it was the start of a new month, why not … Continue reading

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Smells to walk by………….

No, it’s nothing nasty, just an array of aromas walking round The New Avenue with so many gardens in full flower. Just across the way is a ‘dwarf’ lilac bush, except there is nothing small about it as it cascades … Continue reading

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It’s not a special day

Just an I love you Day Aren’t they lovely?

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The Ancient Mariner

I love roses, and when I was first married, my Dad gave us a red rose standard for the garden. The ex-to-be dug a hexagonal bed for it, and it stood pride of place in the centre of our front … Continue reading

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How does your garden grow?

I am not a gardener which was once proved when I dug up some lovely blue flowers on a verge for my Mum to be told they were weeds, albeit very pretty ones. Trying to grow veg as a kid … Continue reading

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Gotta look after the bees

I’ve written before about bees. You can read my offerings here, here and here. Today we were coming out of a shop in town and Hubby noticed a tired drone on the tiled entrance. Rather than leave it there to … Continue reading

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