Tag Archives: #butterflies

Friendship Friday – Nes Filicio

I think it’s time for change here at OMBH – so, on Fridays, we’ll be visiting folk who regularly support my blog. A bit of blog hopping will be in the offing – to say thanks and to build friendships! … Continue reading

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Red Admiral!

For Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday today – how about this Red Admiral I caught in the back garden the other day? Fun taking close-ups with a bust lens – have to use it in manual macro to get the image… … Continue reading

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The Moment That Wasn’t… aka Green!

Confusing title but it just had to happen some day. Yep, there should’ve been a butterfly in there somewhere… but, I was too late. So, I feel the need to show you the snap… and allow you to use your … Continue reading

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Calling Germany aka Friday Flapper Fun!

OK… so, yesterday I had a visitor here at the blog. Now – here come a few assumptions – the main one, this is the same person – from Germany, who has been calling around here at OMBH in last … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Comma Closeup!

Comma’s are regarded (here in Ireland) as migrant visitors but I believe some actually hibernate because we have seen two early spring “visitors”. Also, have a closer look at this fella… somewhat tattered, strengthening my belief that it isn’t a … Continue reading

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Day #10 of the 30 Day CC – Wildflower Wednesday Beginnings

A few months ago I suggested that we get a Wildflower Wednesday challenge going. The idea was to begin after St Patrick’s Day – so, as next Wednesday is the day after the great Irish celebration, why don’t we kick … Continue reading

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Macro Monday Sunshine – Happy Memories

In keeping with Irene’s last challenge – I thought it good to share a butterfly this week. So… after doing a bit of a trawl through the 2015 archives, I chose this photo. Small Copper butterflies are not seen that … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – 2019 – July to September

The highlight of this period was our visit to the USA. We were mostly in New Your City but we also took a 24 hour dash to Philadelphia… so, I can now claim to have been in at least three … Continue reading

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