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Gardening Week
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Wednesday Wash

In the new front garden I put an old birdbath that came from my mam’s garden, filled it with water as is customary and waited

Six on Saturday
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Six-on-Saturday – Here Comes Summer

While checking my three weather apps, I noticed that sunrise would be at 5:16am, so I got up just a bit earlier to get a photograph for the start of summer.

Six on Saturday
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Six-on-Saturday – A Grand Oul Stretch

I’m noticing the grand oul stretch in the evening. There’s an extra one hour and forty minutes of daylight since the start of January, forty in the morning and a full hour at the other end. That’s why you don’t hear anyone saying there’s a grand oul stretch in the morning
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Gardening Week
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Cheering Up My Monday – Blackbird

4th January 2021. Last winter I posted regularly for the #shortdayschallenge and I enjoyed it very much. This time round, I’m attempting something similar for

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Six-on-Saturday – It Begins Again

I’ve achieved so much already this year! Delighted to have nailed another bucket item. Yes, I’ve used “over at off” in a meaningful sentence. I’d been overthinking it for far too long; then it just happened.

Blackbird

18th November 2020. Mid-afternoon blackbird,Sing, yet listen,Feeding more than one. I have been very influenced by Catherine Arcolio who writes beautifully at Leaf and Twig. Please

This Week in the Garden

Monday, 1st June, shortly after 7am: I am shocked to witness the sheer brazenness of our resident blackbird, as she munched through the very first