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A Frosty Bunch

The frost caught the last few flowers that have been holding on in the garden. I love to see the effects of this and always hope that there will still be something around to be decorated by the first frosts. 263 more words


Low Maintenance Gardening Tips

wolfyaut / PixabayIt goes without saying that a perfectly manicured garden can be one of the best additions that you can make to your home. When you …

Low Maintenance Gardening Tips

Nature's Uprise

Columbine #549AR, 550BR, 552BR & 675CR

December 5, 2020

Columbine, whose scientific name is Aquilegia, which is derived from the Latin word aquila which translates as eagle, is so named because the spurred shape of the plant’s sepals on many of the sixty to seventy species of the flower resemble an eagle’s talons. 265 more words




We go up late because there was no reason not to. It wasn’t so late that it was too hot to do anything, so Loved One and I went for a ride up the linear path for an hour or so. 226 more words

Random Thoughts


Hoo boy! I got a little tardy this month with posting! Sorry y’all!

It is a strange December so far (totally in keeping with the overarching theme of 2020 though)- its been chilly but no snow yet. 725 more words


Six on Saturday: the C Word

You may or may not have noticed that it is beginning to look at least a little, if not a lot, like C********. A very grey and often damp week has given an opportunity to catch up on other seasonal tasks, starting first with creating a wreath for the front door. 782 more words


Six on Saturday 5th Dec '20

November has gone and here we are in December, where did the year go. Are we in for a bad winter or not. Frost, rain, snow and sleet seen so far. 176 more words