Seasonal Sunsets
nature

Seasonal Sunsets

As summer draws to a close*, it’s easy to mourn the imminent passing of blue skies, sunshine and butterflies fluttering by. However, the onset of Autumn needn’t be a time of despondency. While the sun may not be shining quite so much, there are still glorious sunsets to enjoy. OK, so some summer sunrises gave … Continue reading

Growing the Rainbow
Art / nature

Growing the Rainbow

After a few weeks, my phone is filling up with flower images that I’ve collected for #Rainbowblooms (Sundays 11am-6pm GMT). I love the beautiful diversity of flowers. I’ve also started to notice more and more details as I take more photographs: stamen fascinate me. They are so different and so beautiful. The colours are changing … Continue reading

Walking With Alpacas
nature

Walking With Alpacas

I am not sure why I first decided I wanted to walk with alpacas. I think the desire to learn more about camelids may have started when I saw a llama standing next to a sign warning about ducks crossing in Wittering. I later saw a place offering the chance to walk alpacas in the … Continue reading

Autumn Days
Eat / Gift / Grow / nature

Autumn Days

I have always loved Autumn. I blame the hymn Autumn Days which we sang at school: Autumn days when the grass is jewelled and the silk inside a chestnut shell. Jet planes meeting in the air to be refuelled, All these things I love so well. Aside from the jet plane mention, which confused me then … Continue reading