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Will it hurt? Yes ... The Fred Whitton Challenge

It was still dark when my alarm went off. I looked pensively out of the window. It was windy, but it wasn’t raining. It was going to be a good day for cycling. 765 more words


Sunlit Tree near Black Crag

Taking a quick break from writing (I know, right?!) to share this photo from our recent trip to the Lake District. This year we stayed once more in Keswick, which we find to be a most excellent base for visiting the lakes. 304 more words


A day out in the Lake District (Part 2 To Sawrey)

From Claife viewing tower we followed the footpath signs to Hill Top, the house, which Beatrix Potter left to the National Trust. On the way I stopped to take a few photos. 175 more words


Photo Challenge: Days 120 - 124

I’m not writing much about these as just want to catch up, I’m starting to get a bit annoyed with the whole photo challenge at the minute.   217 more words

365 Photo Challenge

Cumbrian houses

If only I could have such a property, and such a garden!

Lake District – 2014


Pot luck!

We were sorting through our tree pots on Sunday in preparation for next Saturday’s NGS open garden event and were about to move the trestle ….. 57 more words

Thebuzzshelter Armathwaite

Unicorn horns (and other things to notice.)

Last week I needed a day of relaxation to switch off from the intensity of running the kickstarter campaign, packing boxes, all the politics of the general election and my volunteer work so we decided a beach day was in order. 691 more words