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That Schwarzenegger Knows His Apples

‘Have you brought any fruits or vegetables onto the planet?’

‘Two weeks’

‘Excuse me?’

’Two weeks?.. Er…. two weeks…twooo weeeks’

Arnie’s unforgettable delivery in the sci-fi classic… 502 more words


Saving water, and maybe some money

We recently had a free visit from Anglian Water, to see if we could save any water. I do worry about how much we use, when I have to do a load of washing every day, just to keep on top of it! 636 more words

House To Home

Tree Nymph Butterfly

Not really sure how to photograph butterflys, they move around so fast and after zero degrees outside the heat inside greenhouse caused camera to mist up but someone told me to keep my camera on until it warmed up to temperature inside. 80 more words


I guess I don't Need a Gym.

In order to prepare something to look forward to doing in early spring I have sequestered a piece of the garden for my own means;  it is a small area of maybe 4 metres by 2 metres, and I have double digged (dug?) it. 133 more words


Magnolia x soulangeana and a mystery unravelling

Last summer three startling red seed cones appeared on our veteran Magnolia × soulangeana. A 25′ tall inherited tree which we understand was planted over 50 years ago. 697 more words

Conservation And Nature