Charity…? Volunteering – ?
“I can’t afford to do something for nothing!”
How often have you been faced with those words? I’ve even used them myself, privately, in my own thoughts. 835 more words
1 week, 1 day ago
Granddad's Gardening Blog
First of April, very much sign of Spring now, buds are out on most plants, and the apple blossom is just waiting in the wings… 258 more words
1 month, 3 weeks ago
The weather is improving daily, and my itchy fingers just had to get going sowing for summer
I have an electric thermostat controlled propagator, had it for over twenty years and still going well… 121 more words
2 months, 3 weeks ago
It has been very wet and windy lately with storm Doris going through, but bought two more Alpines for the front, from Morrison’s as usual. In pots and growing well… 91 more words
2 months, 4 weeks ago
After a few days of fog and frost the sun came out for a quick look, which enabled me to get up close to my first flower this year, a primrose in a pot at Age Concern… 78 more words
4 months ago
Black Diamonds Project
Recently published a post on loneliness, yet felt compelled to share this one too.
Perhaps the next time we are on either side of this equation, we shall show a little more compassion for ourselves and others.
I have a white flowered buddleia in my back garden, variety unknown because it was grown from a cutting I took from a supermarket car park, just as well I did as the parent plants have long since been grubbed up for yet more parking… 121 more words