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Trees around us

So many trees are in blossom and we’ve had a camera handy to take some photos. Hubby took these with my phone at the picnic area where we take Maggie sometimes: On my walk the other day I took these … Continue reading

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The garden centre Easter Bunny

This was our garden when we moved in over eighteen months ago:This was it in May last year with our wigwam for beans and the other 3 veg plots and this is how it was when my SIL visited last … Continue reading

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Too nice to stay in

Wednesday 21st March It was another beautiful day. One thing about being retired, your time is your own and you can do whatever you want as the mood takes, health issues permitting. It’s so hard to believe that just a … Continue reading

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Inspiration by photo

I saw this post by Sue Vincent at The Daily Echo today and asked her permission to use her photograph. https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/3193846/posts/1648466744 Hopefully you will all understand why when you’ve read my post. When you look at me What do you … Continue reading

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Whispering Trees

Forefront of an angry sky I watch as branches sway, Their leaves a-shimmer in the breeze Trying to hold bad weather at bay. Silver jewels tremble in the sun, An optical illusion for sure, A matter of seconds, a blink … Continue reading

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Plant Life

I am like many people and do not have green fingers. Anyone give me a pot plant, and it is the kiss of death for this unsuspecting innocent of nature. A bunch of cut flowers I can handle now that … Continue reading

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Pensive Pensitivity

It’s been another nice day, but the weather is going to turn for the weekend so we went out for some serious walking (read as good test for my new trainers). We are very well placed here, not only for … Continue reading

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After the Brown………..

Having done some basic shopping, Hubby decided to walk the dog back a short distance to get back into the routine of exercise. I therefore stopped off in the Avenue on my own, got out of the car with the … Continue reading

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Watery Borders

Silhouetted against the sky, Arms held upwards, tall and high Watching us, as we drift by. Round the bend and this we see, Bordered each side by a tree, Restful in its tranquility. Scenes from the river two days ago, … Continue reading

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Pictures

I’ve been taking pictures of trees today which is what prompted my previous post. This one was in my line of vision during my birdwatch last week. The vine is embedded in the bark, like some animalistic embrace. This one … Continue reading

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