Snow is falling. Not in the garden, but on the blog! That confirms that December has arrived. No snow falling here last year either as can be seen from this photograph taken on 1st December 2013 Interesting to compare it with this one taken this morning. Can you spot the difference? The sky is a… Read More It must be December…
Se the ‘before’ on Just Snaps.
Yesterday I squashed a mosqito. Today I’m counting butterflies! Small Tortoiseshell and a Painted Lady! Could it be that summer is here? ;)
I took this photograph this morning. I couldn’t see if it was Howard or Hilda, but I’m sure it was one of our resident wood pigeons. They nest at the bottom of the garden. Full details of the weekly challenge can be found here, Just Snaps has an interesting rare species, and there are more… Read More Weekly Photo Challenge – One
Every day that I am at home my day starts in the same way With two photographs It’s the view from my back door – and I’ve followed the seasons for two years or so like this. Full details of the challenge, and many more entries can be found here. An entry from Just Snaps… Read More Weekly Photo Challenge – Good Morning
Full details of this week’s challenge can be found here, one from JustSnaps is a click away.
Nasturtiums, always add a bright splash of colour to any garden. Equally at home in pots, hanging baskets or even the ground itself their only drawback is that they are also loved by blackfly an aphid which is itself loved by ants! Keeping them at bay can be a full time job, but their… Read More A splash of colour
I’m really running short of time so I wasn’t going to even think about this week’s photo challenge. And then something happened! I grabbed my camera, and ran, almost knocking my husband over in the panic to capture a sight that we haven’t seen for a long time. Click the link to find out… Read More Weekly Photo Challenge – Masterpiece
I’m sharing this picture later in the week on the garden blog, however, it made me smile so much when I saw it this morning that I’m sharing it with you all now. I love the colours and all the textures. Most of all I love the frilly edges… Just like torn paper. If you’d… Read More Capture the Moment July #8