Tag Archives: birds

Oh, mournful beginning

The birds were very noisy today. I topped up the feeders in the morning and think they may have been telling all their mates to ‘COME AND GET IT’! Whatever they were saying, it worked. Even though the day was … Continue reading

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All in wristling

Today was my first physio session with Sandra. I was a bit concerned she’d say my wrist was always going to be deformed and I’d have to learn to use it with all its present imperfections. Actually I wasn’t concerned … Continue reading

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Not a meringue

I’ve tried making meringues a few times but have yet to succeed. Because I made some crème brûlée today, I had six egg whites sitting in a bowl. It was chuck ’em or whip ’em. I whipped ’em. Clearly I … Continue reading

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Answering my questions

I received a reply from Agora Publishing – see my post from two days ago. It was, actually, a very informative reply. The interestingly named Novelette Walker, told me where they had received my information. I thanked her profusely and … Continue reading

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Path benefits

We’ve had a bit of rain over the last few days. A little while ago, this would have meant the dining room floor having a thick layer of mud on top of the wood. This was partly from my wellies … Continue reading

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Bird watching

It was a very busy day in the garden today. Not with me but with the birdlife. The morning was all bright and blue as I topped up the feed and set the tripod up. I then stood in the … Continue reading

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Housebound

Rather than staying in the house all day watching Carmen, I put her bucket on her head and went up to Farnham for a Starbucks. I’m really not made for being housebound. The highlight of my Starbucks visit was when … Continue reading

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So much hot air

Today I was determined to blip a gold finch (which I did) but in the process I managed to capture a shot of a great tit. Here he is: I thought I’d posted about the Montgolfiers before but I can’t … Continue reading

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Snap dragons

I was going to pop into Woking today and buy some much needed jeans and runners but yesterday left me drained and tomorrow is my first time as a presenter at the Talking Newspaper so I just worked in the … Continue reading

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Hankley

Hankley looked lovely today. It was clear and, at first, deserted. The gorse is starting to appear and small heather buds are beginning to sprout amid the brown of last year. And we heard a skylark! I’ve never heard one … Continue reading

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