If you live in the UK you won’t need me to tell you that we have snow. Nor will you need me to mention that 1963 was the year of the Big Freeze when snow and ice covered the land for 3 months. Without this fact, and the fact that this event was half a… Read More Looking Back and a Question
Winter started with a shout here in the UK. Unwelcome snow, at least as far as I’m concerned. An ideal topic for the new weekly photo challenge, though. However, the photos I’ve chosen are from earlier this year. This photograph was taken shortly after the one below, and from the same room, although from another… Read More Weekly Photo Challenge – Changing Seasons
We all know that roses bloom in June in the UK, when it is warm and sunny. Oops, got that wrong, didn’t I? This shows the contrast of Christmas red and green. The flowers look a little worse for wear in this shot – but they soon perked up once the snow had gone. (Taken… Read More Weekly photo challenge – Contrast
How long have you been following this blog? How well do you think you know me? I’m sure I’ve given a lot away over the last 12 months. Have you already discovered my biggest weakness? Today started like any other. Up early, curtains drawn. That was a mistake – so dark that I had to… Read More Confession time
This photograph was taken a year ago! What a difference this year. The sun is shining and no need for a coat!