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Garden visits to inspire

I recently had the pleasure of visiting Waddesdon Manor and Ascott House in the space of one week.  I have visited Waddesdon many times yet, as it is so vast, each time your eye catches something you have not noticed before.   522 more words

Garden Visits

Come into the garden Maud...

Goodness, April already! How did that happen? Already we’ve seen some warm and sunny spring weather but still we have wintry showers sneaking up on us too! 167 more words


Spring At Dyffryn

Snapshots of a walkabout at Dyffryn Gardens, near Cardiff, on a sunny spring afternoon.


Spring colour in Bute Park

Although I mainly go to Bute Park in Cardiff to see the trees, at this time of year there are also lots of flowers. Some are spring flowers, such as daffodils and primroses. 576 more words


I have never been terribly interested in on-line shopping. I could never imagine how you could choose anything without first seeing or feeling it; how would I know if it will fit, how would I know if it’s the real thing. 364 more words

Osborne Mothers' Day

Like last year when I went to Mottistone, I do like to treat myself to a garden visit for Mothers’ Day, and this year it was  428 more words

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While hunting around for a suitable title for this post I came across this word. It sounded an apt description for a day spent looking at snowdrops, but alas it turns out it is Australian slang for stealing clothing, often women’s and often off a washing line! 831 more words