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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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Tuesday Trees – the Awakening

This was taken more than a week ago… the day we had spring. Since then we’ve really been suffering immense withdrawal symptoms. The temperatures have been up on occasion… around the low teens – however, it’s either been raining, or … Continue reading

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Fancy Flights

Yes, the bumblebee queens are out and about, looking for nest sites. That can only mean one thing… that spring may be in the air! The awakening… the regeneration, new life… new growth, that’s what makes spring so special! Each … Continue reading

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