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Bonkers for Conkers at The Vyne, National Trust

Sunday 28, September 2014.

Dear Mummy, we’ve gone bonkers for conkers this year!

Our annual conker hunting trip to… 529 more words

My Travels

Anyone for a game of conkers?

Here in the UK, the conker season is with us. These gorgeous, rich – red, shiny nuts are the fruit of the horse-chestnut tree . This large, deciduous tree is native to the Balkans. 365 more words


London in Autumn (Year Two)

Last October I took some photos of the autumn colours (fall colors) in Regent’s Park.  Before you read that post again, let’s see if West London can beat it. 73 more words


Nature Photos: First Autumn in Eugene, Oregon

I got delirious this past Sunday and took a lot of pictures on the walk to the library. Late September is always so depressing on the East Coast: the brief summer is over; there is gray and dull brown everywhere; and everything in the natural world is either dying or going to sleep. 117 more words

Random Thoughts

Conkers not phones

Hooray  I got them of their phones – back to basic simple games!!! Found some Conkers outside the studio and the boys took to it …. 22 more words