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Happy birthday

No guest picture today as there has to be a space for the magnificent birthday cake cooked for me by Mrs Tootlepedal on the occasion of my birthday.  768 more words


Winter's on the way

I can tell when winter is on the way because the bird population in my garden changes to reflect the season. A coupe of weeks ago a flock of long tailed tits passed through, the first one this side of the summer, then this weekend the garden was so full of birds I had to refill the seed feeders. 719 more words


More Birds!

This post will be of more photos of birds I saw this summer and autumn in my garden.  We are very lucky to have so many types of bird visiting. 372 more words

Rural Diary


“STOP IT!” Colin screeched at his brother. But Simon couldn’t because the brake wires had been cut. Before either of them could prepare themselves they were thrown into a hedge, covered in their ill-gotten soup. 102 more words

Something new

Is it a bird? is it a plane …..

Well, it’s definitely a bird! That’s for sure!

It landed on the bird table, and at first glance it looked like a Sparrow, but it looked bigger and fatter, then a Sparrow landed next to it, much smaller! 235 more words

Daily Observation

9th November 2014

Yesterday the weather was terrible, torrential rain and much of the fields, and road were flooded. I didn’t actually sit and watch the birds for any length of time, but it was noted that only Jackdaws and flocks of Collared Doves were flying. 136 more words

Daily Observation