For the past few weeks I’ve spent time digging tiny and not-so-tiny holes in the ground in my garden… planting bulbs. If you’ve visited my blog before you may have noticed I wrote I don’t have that much space, so where do I leave bulbs? 446 more words
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Today’s guest picture comes from my Newcastle correspondent and shows her children clearly enjoying a visit to Cragside.
I had to put on my waterproof trousers and pick up my largest and stoutest umbrella to walk up to the Day Centre after breakfast to collect a key for a meeting in the evening. 583 more words
Standing at my father’s kitchen sink. Too much to get down here and an ever changing cast of birds, squirrels rabbits and deer. Anemones, pale pink/purple, up in front, closest to the window, a Dog Wood in the upper right, beginning to turn, and Laurel in the middle with a select few leaves glowing bright red.
Genus/species: Urticina lofotensis
GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS: Column diameter to 10 cm (4 inches), height to 15 cm (6 inches). 123 more words