The Patient Gardener

  This is written in response to the latest prompt from the Grow Write Guild – the theme is what your garden sounds like. If you click on the link on...

So the snow has arrived.  It started about 6:00am just as we were beginning to think the forecasters had been over-cautious.  Heavy snow persistently falling so that now some 4 hours...

I have spent a great afternoon in the garden finally doing some serious gardening.  The sun has shone for the most part and it felt so good to feel its warmth...

I’m off sick today with a head cold and a throat that feels like it has encountered alot of sandpaper.  On the plus side I saw this pheasant feeding in the...

I was really pleased to receive this from my eldest son.  He has made it out of leftovers from the workshop where he is an apprentice joiner. This is the second...

I believe very much in looking after my feathered friends.  If I look after them they will help me keep the pests at bay and to date it seems to be...

I’m sure that now the leaves have come off my trees my neighbours are scratching their heads wondering what is going on. I have battled for the last 4 years with...

Its all very well having a wildlife pond but when the birds start dimantling it you wonder why you bothered! When I build the pond about 3 years ago I covered...