Tag Archives: wild fruit

Alternative A to Z – Why Wonder?

I was going to ask why we should wonder about our lives and the impact we have on one another. I was also going to ask why we believe all the tripe we are fed? But, why should I ask? … Continue reading

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Don’t Cry Over Dropped Strawberries…

Our little grandson doesn’t know yet not to cry over dropped strawberries… he roared, well, not quite, when his juicy fruit landed in the sand. The occupational hazards of eating on the beach… something else he’ll have to learn about! … Continue reading

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The Day That Was In It!

Here’s a few fun photos taken yesterday… I rest my case… now I’m worn out! Until next Christmas, that is!  

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Tuesday Trees – Happy Holly Day!!

Sorry folk… I couldn’t resist the temptation! This must be one of the best holly bushes I’ve seen, ever! So full of berries. Would you excuse me if I say I think I want to nick a few twigs to … Continue reading

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Flavourful Autumn Bounty!

Yesterday, I gave you the thorny angle of the autumn harvest. I used photos that I’d previously stored in the WP media files. However, yesterday afternoon I was sitting with the lil Missy GDN… all of her two and a … Continue reading

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Thorny Hedgerows!

This is a really apt daily prompt at the moment. Yep, it’s autumn and each weekend you can find me foraging in the hedgerows for lovely wild fruit! Blackberries… sloe droops… yep, there’s a Christmas celebration to prepare for! The … Continue reading

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Wild Fruit Wednesday

Hedgerows for an important part of the ecology and landscape in Ireland. The typical hedgerow plants host many different birds and insects. Also, some of the wild-fruits are more than useful to man. At this time of the year the … Continue reading

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Against the Odds!

I’ve shown you quite a few photos of our wild weather in the last few days. But then, Michelle throws in a midweek challenge which I promptly banish to the bin. Luckily, against the odds, the old memory jogged itself … Continue reading

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