Foxley Wood provided something for everyone yesterday - my first (second and third) butterfly spot of the year, some sunshine for Mark and many muddy puddles (and the odd stick) for Freya. I was so excited to see butterflies again. As well as the comma we also saw a peacock and lots of very … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – April 8th, 2018.
Our third year of butterfly hunting has got off to a great start, with several new ones ticked off our list already. Sadly, though, in general it seems these are worrying times for UK butterflies, which suffered their fourth worst year on record in 2016. According to the charity Butterfly Conservation: "A mild winter followed by a cold spring … Continue reading My Sunday (Ok, Saturday) Photo – April 15th, 2017.
My mum and dad came to visit on Thursday and we celebrated my mum's birthday with a walk in Foxley Wood. Freya insisted on wearing her party dress and matching coat. As you can see she is up to her knees in mud and loving it (thankfully the compromise was that she wear boots and not … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – April 9th, 2017.