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crow’s nest descending

It is so windy outside that the rookery in the trees at the side of the house is dispersing sticks and moss and the occasional feather (luckily they are still building, so no eggs) in an almost continual rain of … Continue reading

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Mary Poppins obviously didn’t have my birdseed bill

Tuppence a bag? In your dreams! It has been very cold here the last few days, and the birds have been emptying the garden feeders even more voraciously than usual. I refilled them twice both yesterday and today, and in … Continue reading

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There are still strawberries on my strawberry plants…

Autumn part II Today Handsome tackled the job of covering the veggie beds in weed resistant black stuff, and I cleared out the greenhouse. I brought my fledgling avocado plant indoors in the (probably vain) hope that it might survive … Continue reading

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snow, snow, snow

It snowed overnight on Thursday, so everything was looking really pretty on Friday morning when I got up. I was just thinking to myself that it was a perfect day for sitting in the passenger seat of the car on … Continue reading

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