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Brian (aka Bushboy) is running a monthly challenge where he asks you to post the last photo on your SD card. The rules are simple: 1. Post the last photo on your SD card or last photo on your phone for November. 2. No editing – who cares if it is out of focus, not framed…

Disappearing Alice

November No sun – no moon! No morn – no noon – No dawn – no dusk – no proper time of day No warmth, no cheerfulness, no healthful ease, No comfortable feel in any member, No shade, no shine, no butterflies, no bees, No fruits, no flowers, no leaves, no birds ! November! ~Thomas…

Quiet Days

It’s all rather quiet here in Cornwall at the moment so I am taking this time to write about my garden visits in Somerset over on my other blog “Earth Laughs in Flowers” So if you would like a walk around a garden or two, please pop over for a visit. I’ll be chuffed to…

Saturday Sketches #12

Once again I am going to fill in the dreary winter months by posting some photos that have been taken on my phone and edited with some of the different photo editing effects. Hence Saturday Sketches! During the winter months my garden is not very exciting (and usually too wet to go out and find…

Pelargoniums (3)

Pelargoniums have been a favourite of mine for many years beginning from when I lived in Cape Town, South Africa, back in 1980 and grew the regal variety outdoors. At the time my then husband and I collected the ones known as ‘slams’ in different colours. Since moving to Cornwall I have bought several new…

last photo

Brian (aka Bushboy) is running a monthly challenge where he asks you to post the last photo on your SD card. The rules are simple: 1. Post the last photo on your SD card or last photo on your phone for October. 2. No editing – who cares if it is out of focus, not framed…

Six on Saturday | Annual Round-up 2021

Once more we are reaching  the end of October and the end of BST and my least favourite time of the year. I just hate the short days and lack of light. Time once more to analyse what went well and what can be deemed a failure in the garden this year so I can…