Tag Archives: Spring

Bluebells

Although the flowers of the hawthorn are called mayflowers, I really think it ought to be the bluebell, A week or two into May and they start to flower in British woodlands. I have some bluebells growing in the garden, … Continue reading

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Cutting the lawn

A bank holiday weekend and sunshine – how unusual is that. I have a petrol lawnmower which has given me many years reliable service, that is until last summer when the engine kept stalling. Eventually, with a little research on … Continue reading

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Spring flowers

I picked some flowers from the garden and placed them in a jug. I probably won’t win any awards for my flower arranging skills. There are several types of daffodils. The other flowers were what were originally clowslips, but they seem to … Continue reading

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Wren

I’d would have liked to have had a photograph to accompany this post. I’ve got quite a nice camera with a zoom lens which I intend to use for nature photography, especially as the weather improves. So the weather today … Continue reading

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There and back again (part 2)

Yesterday I drove down to Reading. Today I drove back again, with one extra passenger (I didn’t just drive down to Reading for the fun of it). I was going to come back the same way that I went, on … Continue reading

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There and back again (part 1)

I’m sort of breaking a couple of my own rules here. Firstly, I’m supposed to do a blog entry every day (which was my New Year’s resolution), but I didn’t do one yesterday because I was spending the night in … Continue reading

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