nature

Swan Watching

I love feeding the swans. The more I get to know them, the cuter I find them. They have distinct personalities and a great line in eye contact.   They do occasionally hiss but it’s a soft, hiss that always accompanies being fed, and doesn’t seem threatening. I like the idea that they’re saying thank […]

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Nature Blogger Joy

This weekend got off to a great start for me when I discovered that I have been shortlisted in the #30DaysWild bloggers competition. I love 30DaysWild, so this makes me very happy indeed. Better yet, I’m in great company.  I mentioned many of those shortlisted in my 30 Bloggers to follow for 30 Days Wild post […]

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Art, Grow, nature

Spread #LoveNotLitter This Summer

In June, I took part in #30DaysWild– a wonderful initiative from the Wildlife Trusts that encourages more people to connect with nature by getting outside every day in June. On day four, my partner and I ended up litter picking along the canal, then nature crafting to leave a message to discourage people from littering. […]

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nature

Look Up

The weather may have been a little damp this week but there is still beauty to be found if you look up. The clouds tell stories. Can you spot the man with a beard in these photos?

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nature

Swan Watching

I love feeding the swans. I learned more about swan body language this week, after researching whether swans ever wag their tail feathers in happiness (so far, I haven’t found evidence backing up my theory, but my experiences feeding the swan suggest otherwise). This lovely post gives a wonderful photographic insight into swan communication.

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