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The Garden in February 2018

My garden is slowly awakening from its winter slumber with lots of new growth to brighten my Soul.

My Birch tree shelters these valiant dwarf Narcissi… 202 more words


Six on Saturday - Optimism

It is that time of the week again, the time for excuses and diversions.  But wait a moment!  This week, all is legitimate and legal, photos and text both created today.  629 more words

Big Dreams of spring

The weather’s been wet and miserable here today, a timely, if disappointing, reminder that despite the odd bright morning real spring is still some way off. 248 more words


Even though it happens each year without fail, I willingly forget the surprise of spring.  So it can, like, spring it on you.

You plant bulbs in the autumn and think you know exactly where you placed them, but the moment you turn your back they wriggle a metre from where you left them.  525 more words

Little Pops Of Wonder

Six on Saturday 03-02-18

A resurgent winter has put the kybosh on any notions of it being spring, some chilly weather returning this week. Mind you, it was ‘Imbolc’ a couple of days ago, the ancient pagan festival that marks the mid point between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox, celebrating the lengthening days and the early signs of spring. 523 more words


Happy December 

Can’t believe it’s December already. I don’t have an advent calendar so thought I’d do a virtual one sharing a photo a day!

Here’s one for the 1st Dec. 12 more words

Bits And Bobs!