Tags » Tadpoles

Why Not Paint Tadpoles?

First Attempt Swirls

Swirls with objects


Beginning of Tadpoles

Texture of tadpoles

Texture of tadpoles

Tadpoles final

I drew and painted as a child all the time. 175 more words


My New Friends

I often sit out on my balcony to have my morning coffee, and water the few pots that I have. I realised it had been a few days since I’d watered any of my plants, with Bill’s daisies looking very limp. 568 more words

Diary Stuff

Summer time nature

Well, it’s been a while since I posted something resembling an update so I thought I would start out with some nature pictures. I’ve posted numerous autumn and winter pictures of our property, but I thought I would add in some summer ones you all of you can enjoy the greenery. 344 more words


REAL mom Wednesday

You know you are a REAL mom when…

*You go to the pool and come home with a dozen tadpoles.

We aren’t pet people (yet, maybe ever). 53 more words

"There's A Real Meal Deal"

I’m raising tadpoles

to keep my snakes fit and fat

with ‘zards for dessert

J Richards

Science can be fun for kids

Keeping the little ones busy and entertained can be a challenge with the changeable UK weather. So I was delighted to discover a whole world of fun at the bottom of our garden this year. 293 more words

Being Grandma

Beginning Again

All naturalists have something to say about their early interest in the natural world.  Its there amongst the tool of their trade, like expensive binoculars. They proudly tie in their coloured flags of toddler/ teenager bug or bird interest, the cloth richly embroidered in the detail of their parental nurturing. 1,489 more words