This post has been resurrected from 2011. I’ve been asked to make it for Sunday, so I thought I’d share it with you again. Let me know if you try it. I’m not a lover of chocolate. However I have been known to succumb to the deepest, darkest plain chocolate. This recipe is a family … Read More Friday Food – do you like chocolate?
Young visiters Such innocence! Have you read it?
Tree! Catch my daily photo over here. I’ve been watching the Rowan change through the seasons for over 20 years. It’s easy to ignore our immediate environment and take it for granted. Although the photographs just encapsulate a split second in the life of this tree – it is alive with activity throughout all seasons.… Read More T is for
Sport To say that I am not interested in Sport is an understatement. The photograph below was taken at the start of a 5K .. However, it was taken a whole week after the 5K had finished! I would find it far more interesting and constructive to count the sheets in a roll… Read More S is for
Raspberries Really looking forward to our new crop which will be ripening very soon!
Fish You won’t find many of the above in the local waterways! Posted for the April A-Z challenge. I won’t be able to travel far, so all posts will relate to my locality in some way. You can also find my A-Z creative posts here
Decay! Apples, fallen from the tree, and beginning to return to the ground. Not destined for a pie – but insects and other creatures love them.
Amaryllis… Beautiful deep red. Luxuriant and velvety. Planted shortly after Christmas we watched the shoots grow in anticipation. Two stems either four blooms on each. Glorious colour and two seed heads later the leaves appeared little by little. But what’s that? To our total surprise another little bud was appearing. It grew and… Read More A for
2016 hasn’t begun in the way I would have hoped, but I’m still here – and plan on being around for quite a while yet. With that in mind I made a decision yesterday! If you don’t hear much from me in the forthcoming weeks I will be blogging for the month of April! I… Read More An inauspicious start