new year blue skies

The bitterly cold December has given way to a regular January, at least here. We had a bracing walk yesterday morning, frost underfoot when we set off, but melted by the time we returned. The sky was that wonderful shade of January blue, and very welcome after days of relentless, gloomy grey. Our walk took … More new year blue skies

using your voice

It was a gorgeous blue and gold afternoon here. This is one of the Norway Maples that grow near my house, doing its magnificent autumn thing, whilst showering a bazillion seeds onto my garden which will attempt garden domination next spring. I was outside spotting bees, in an attempt to log my final sightings for … More using your voice