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"Bring Me Sunshine"

At last! A bit of sunshine, to lighten the gloom and lift the spirits!

All this wet and windy weather recently, has well and truly dampened the spirits, so, with a bit of welcome sunshine, the walk round the estate was much more pleasant, and I’m pleased to say, not so rushed. 247 more words

New on 500px : Lost by jwkied

No, nothing like the TV series. Being an older bald guy, I wear a big Tilly hat to shade the dome from the sun’s rays. And it also helps in rainy and misty days as it was on this day. 249 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Harold Hillier in Hampshire - Part 3

The third and final part of this series of posts celebrating our summer visit to the Harold Hillier Gardens in Hampshire features their wonderful collection of Cornus chinensis, a family of small trees. 78 more words

Garden Photography


The dogwood leaves have begun to change here at Vanaprastha. Dogwoods are among the first trees to show fall color, their leaves turning from green to scarlet then wine-crimson. 307 more words


May Flowers. Part Three.

If someone would have told me this next part of the story before, I would have said, “Oh, isn’t that sweet? Trying to hold onto some partĀ of your loved one while they passed? 522 more words