After a brief respite from flowers last week, they are back. We popped to Ipswich on Sunday to see my mum and dad. Their garden is looking stunning and, while my dad was stuck (literally) in the wendy house with Freya, I sat and watched the bees at work. Don't worry, my dad got out...eventually! … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – And We Are Back To Flowers.
"Verges can be wonderful roadside mini-meadows, a crucial habitat for wild flowers and the wealth of wildlife they support." - Plantlife. There's a bit of argy-bargy at the moment over whether councils should cut roadside verges. According the the BBC, since 2013 the British conversation charity, Plantlife, has been campaigning for councils to let them … Continue reading England’s Blooming Grass Verges.
I have resisted and resisted. For weeks. Then I popped into our local shop to get a loaf of bread and bam...peonies in the reduced bucket. Will power? Gone. Sadly they have to live on the balcony because of Mark's horrible hay fever, which is part of the reason why I haven't bought them before. … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – Featuring Peonies.
We thought Freya had already had a mild case of chickenpox as a toddler but it seems we were mistaken because she definitely has it now. I'll admit I freaked out just a tiny bit when I saw the first of what turned out to be several little blisters on Friday. I cancelled my … Continue reading My Weekend Photo – March 3rd, 2019 (Plus Video).