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Macro Monday – Sunshine Captured

Sunshine captured! From my first 2020 daffodil photos – this one suggested it wanted to show its splendour! So revealing the sunshine it had captured and stored in its bulb last season! Always love seeing daffodils – especially the early … 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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Life Diary – Day 7 – Wednesday’s Wondering’s – Family Ties?

Do you wonder, when a specific day of the year rolls around, about it all? Such a day is this day – 21st August. Each year, without fail, I’ll think of the past and of happenings and events that helped … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Words – Why We Wonder?

I have long been a firm follower of Murtagh’s Meadow and a recent post where the good lady asks… Is Climate Change Affecting Our Neighbourhoods?  … prompted me to leave the following comments, Mmmm… we all have our views. Mine … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – April to June 2018

So… the spring eventually managed to get to Ireland… after piles of snow were still seen in shady spots for weeks after the big white-out! We all suspected that the cold had damaged the plants and animals to such an … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tree – The Recovery

Some months ago I showed you the after effects of Storm Ophelia. I’ll not call it Hurricane Ophelia because it was downgraded just before it hit the coast. In that post I shared a before and after photos of a … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Six Word Story – Spring

Ma Nature waves her delicate fan!

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Tuesday Tree – a Thing of Beauty!

Being a man of few words… I’ll just leave you with the image… truly enough to get the day going!

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