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A window of opportunity

Today’s guest picture was sent to me by my friend Bruce.  It shows his grandson Sam and his dog Guthrie having coming to a truce in the chasing about business.  475 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Yellow

I took the following photos earlier this year and will now submit them for this challenge.




Goldfinch have got to be some of the most beautiful birds around here.  They would feed from the Thistle seeds in late summer, but during the winter months they will come and feed on the peanuts.  8 more words

My Garden

At a stretch

Today’s guest picture, taken by my sister Mary as she passed by, shows the traditional Christmas tree in Trafalgar Square in London.  It is nearly as fine as the one we have in the Market Place here in Langholm. 375 more words



Today, while out re-planting some spring bulbs (something had dug or pulled them up  – I suspect a blackbird) I noticed a small bird upside down on the ground. 380 more words


Item of the Day December 17

I just go crazy for some of the art prints I find on Etsy and today’s Item of the Day is one that is unique, brilliant and out of the ordinary.   103 more words

Item Of The Day