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Photo Diary of the Hillcrest Gardening Collective

In 2012, my neighbours and I decided to garden together. Chigi had inherited a gorgeous 25′ x 28′ foot garden from the previous owners of her house, but it was just too much for a woman with a busy life to take care of. 303 more words



I have said it before and I’ll say it again – I really should listen more closely to my cat!

In the storms at the start of March the cover off a mobility scooter blew into my back garden and hung up in a tree. 272 more words


Easter Day 1946

During his novitiate year with the Redemptorists in Hanoi, Marcel Văn, under obedience to his spiritual director, wrote down his Conversations with Jesus. On Easter Day 1946, there are some gems! 341 more words

Passio Divinorum

Top Tidman Thursdays! (+ a random Tuesday)

10/04/14 – Hawkin’ Marvellous First Top Tidman Thursday of the Easter hols! An adventure to the Hawk Conservancy Trust. We saw various birds, hawks, Penny stamped her forehead (and then walked about like it) and had a laugh, basically. 202 more words


Hi-Yo Silver, Away!

One of the most legendary characters in our village is a gentleman by the name of Roger who has lived alone since his wife passed a few years ago. 283 more words



I will never be able to face the world again.


So, this morning I realised I had left my walking boots in the car. At this point, I was still in my pajamas. 428 more words


Reality Check

Ok, I know that just recently I have had a – how shall I put this? – slight tendency to be annoyed by my fellow human beings. 392 more words