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A walk in the woods

I woke with an urge to get out, so checked the forecast and hunted for local, cheap (preferably free) nature places nearby. Ended up on… 146 more words


Mini-Beasts - the hunt and the picture

Well we did the pictures first, I used to be one of those Mum’s who always got exasperated with the thought of painting with the kids, now I kind of like it. 305 more words


Springing back into action

Spring is well and truly underway – birds are nesting, butterflies are fluttering and flowers are blooming. However, before I get on to all that, I’m going to take this blog indoors as I recount a recent event I attended. 1,060 more words



The weather in the UK is slowly but steadily warming up and with the increased temperatures we have noticed an increase in bugs and insects in the garden. 360 more words


20, 40, 60, 80 ...

…100? How many books do you think I’ve written? Well, I’d lost count, so today I heaved out a big box from under the bed, gently tipped out my books and counted the titles, just out of curiosity. 318 more words

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