Category Archives: Gardening

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Bare Feet

Dear Cee How on earth did you know I had just taken this photo? I haven’t been able to blog for quite a while, I’ve hardly been able to keep up with the Weekly Photo Challenges, but this week I … Continue reading

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The Chertsey Show

When we came back from New Zealand I was thrilled when my friend Sarah gave me a tomato plant :-).  Damien & Louise’s garden full of vegetables and herbs have inspired me to make a lot more from my garden … Continue reading

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First in Show!!

I entered this photo in a competition at The Chertsey Fair under the class ‘British Birds’  Even though these ducks originate from Asia (closely related to the Wood Duck found in America) a large feral population was established in the … Continue reading

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I’m back & I’ve missed you all!

I’ve been away for ages, I’ve been working too much, I’ve been de-cluttering my house (a little) I’ve been doing some classes; learning how to use my camera a bit more & I’ve been enjoying this lovely sunshine we’ve been … Continue reading

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A video of Myrtle

Following on from my photo of Myrtle eating a strawberry for Michelle’s weekly pet challenge a few weeks ago, a few of you asked for a video of Myrtle!  Here is a short video I took today of Myrtle in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring!

This week’s photo challenge is Spring!  I have hundreds of photos to chose from… I’m always so happy that spring has arrived :-).  Here’s a selection;

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Flowers

This is my entry for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week, a lovely wild flower I found in New Zealand Can anyone help me name it?

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