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Happiness is A Full Water-Butt and A Garden Full of Butterflies and Bees!

Today, I have been getting on really well with all my various writing projects faffing and not getting much of anything done, although I did go into town today and, after living here for 5 years, I have, at long … Continue reading

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Summer, Spamgate & What Not To Do For A Tick Bite

What on earth does summer, ‘Spamgate’ and a very nasty tick bite have to do with each other?  It’s just the way my mind works, either that or the sun is getting to me,  but with all this talk about … Continue reading

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Robin Feed Guarantee & A Cute Little Chiffchaff

Just when you think you’ve got it sorted, buttoned down all the hatches and preempted every foreseeable weather event (as in: Lopped off the trees in the back garden which were getting too tall and knocking against the neighbour’s fence; cut … Continue reading

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A Fridge Magnet’s Wisdom & My Little Gardening Man

It felt positively spring-like on Wednesday. The sun shone all day! It’s all gone downhill since then.  Today, Friday, and its back to more rain in the air, although not quite so cold so things are looking up I suppose.  “Perhaps we shall … Continue reading

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A Black Cat Reads the News, Sweet Robin Says Hello & A Happy Yesterday

Wouldn’t you know it, within minutes of hitting the ‘publish’ button on my ‘Maisy & The Missing Sun’ post yesterday guess who made an appearance?  That  old sun must have read it and ‘liked’ it, although a comment would have been nice…his general … Continue reading

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Sweet Robin’s Antics & Last of the Snow Photos

So, hot on the heals after posting photos of Sweet Robin in the snow (and thank you so much for liking them 🙂 ) here are the last of my photos of the snow.  How beautiful it all looked just a few short days … Continue reading

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Photos of Sweet Robin in the Snow

I thought I would share these photos I managed to take of Sweet Robin during our recent ‘snow day’ – hope you enjoy them! (c) copyright Sherri Matthews 2013 My daughter was the one who first caught sight of Sweet … Continue reading

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Sweet Robin in the Snow

It’s a good job that I got back from London when I did as the next day it snowed, and heavily. Snow can be so disruptive, and the left-behind ice on the pavements so difficult, not to mention dangerous, to … Continue reading

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