I missed the best of the blossom, the bluebells, the wisteria but thankfully still managed to capture some butterflies this year. Is it just me or does being outside seem all the sweeter now. Like everything is brighter, bolder, more buzzy. Yesterday we went for a walk in the countryside and there were insects galore… Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Boats And Butterflies.
It seems a bit odd to call it a butterfly house, given that it is actually a giant caterpillar you can walk through. It was one of the hottest days of the year during our visit (and London Zoo's Butterfly Paradise is already heated to 27C) so the butterflies were very busy flying about. As… Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring The Butterfly House At London Zoo.
It was Freya who suggested a picnic at our old favourite, Strumpshaw Fen, on Sunday - as long as she could take her magnifying glass with her?! While it was warm in the sun it was still pretty cold in the shade so I didn't really expect to see much but almost everywhere we were… Continue reading A Picnic With The Butterflies At Strumpshaw Fen, Norfolk.
A lovely family visit to our old favourite, Blickling Hall, yesterday - although it was a bit too hot for me. The butterflies seemed to love the heat. I saw so many, although they didn't seem to want to stop for photos. I managed to capture this one in the garden centre. As usual, I've… Continue reading My Sunday Photo – July 8th, 2018.