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Alien Eyes – Sunshine’s Macro Monday

My good lady pointed out that aliens have inhabited the children’s kitchen windowsill… promise! I scoffed, until she showed me a photo. So, the other evening I called in to have a look-see… and to take some snaps, just to … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Thank You Kindly!

I’ve been so busy with all sorts of other carry-on that I haven’t visited your blogs in ages… for which I do apologise. However, you know what we men do when we’re in trouble… we rush off to the nearest … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Bedraggled…

It’s fast approaching the end of the dahlia season but here and there we still see a few blooms. Now, this particular flower (and plant) has special meaning so it was good to see it still hanging around, even though … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Flower Wall

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Monday Macro – Yellow Peril aka Bug on Bloom

No… the yellow isn’t the peril nor is the insect. I just thought the title may be cool… click bait, or something like that? Sounds better than bug on bloom, or does it? Anyway… that’s enough mindless dithering on my … Continue reading

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Monday Macros – Spiky!

Sea Holly… one of the most beautiful plants I have encountered in Ireland. Indigenous and loved by bees, moths and butterflies… and me! However, they are spiky… so, should you want to get too close you’ll need to wear protective … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Colour Contrast!

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Wednesday’s Wildflower Woes

Yesterday I mowed the lawn. Well, I put the daisy destroyer to bad use. The daisy destroyer? That’s how I’ve christened the lawnmower. I don’t like lawns… I usually refer to them as green deserts. I don’t like gardening in … Continue reading

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