Come in, the water is lovely…

The last time I was here it was a very different story – A and I got totally soaked! I had to take my car in to the VW garage in Helston yesterday (an intermittent fault starting the engine) and seeing I was: already more than half way to the Lizard Point it was still…

Monthly Photo Challenge: June

It has been a busy month. Since I last wrote about my new life in Cornwall we have had several visitors, the garden has burgeoned ¬†into a green oasis and the days have grown¬†longer and lighter. At the end of May I made another visit over to Marazion and St Michael’s Mount to see what…

Welcome to the foxgloves

A couple of weeks ago I was pleasantly surprised to discover patches of bluebells on the top of Trencrom Hill. Today I went back to see how the then burgeoning foxgloves were faring. I was not disappointed. I was also delighted to find stonecrops (sedum) spreading out along the edges of the granite rocks, small…