Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature created and hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt at Second Wind Leisure Perspectives This week’s theme is SKY. It’s incredible how the
Back in January my daughter bought me a sunflower seed kit and now I’m reaping the rewards. They’re brightening up the dreary weather we’re having
As we weren’t able to buy bedding plants this year I ordered some wildflower plugs online. The mallow was one variety and is my choice
Lisa Coleman’s Bird Weekly challenge this week is all about ducks and geese. The Canada geese were photographed at Conwy nature reserve as was the
I’ve chosen geranium for Cee’s flower of the day challenge (3rd July) They’re very productive plants and great value.
My choice for Cee’s flower of the day challenge (29th June) is buddleia, or butterfly bush, as it’s also known.
Week 3 of Lisa Coleman’s bird weekly challenge is waders ~ any bird that forages for insects, molluscs and crustaceans in the shallows of practically
This particular feeder held niger seeds which are tiny, so the opening for the birds is very small. Not to be discouraged though…
I treated myself to a bunch of cheerful sunflowers the other day when it was windy and raining and they are my entry for Cee’s
Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature created and hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt at Second Wind Leisure Perspectives This week’s theme is Rise/Set We stayed in
For week 2 of Lisa Coleman’s Bird Weekly challenge I’m featuring the blue tit. The most common garden visitor here with yellow feathers. All but
This entry is for Bren’s Floral Friday and Cee’s Flower of the Day. Mesembryanthemums are one of my favourite flowers and look spectacular trailing down
My entry for Cee’s flower of the day (18th June) is lavatera. This plant isn’t in our garden but we enjoy a nice show from
I’m joining a new photo challenge all about birds with Lisa Coleman at Our Eyes Open. This week it’s song birds. This starling was happily
My entry for Cee’s flower of the day challenge (14th June) is hebe. We have several of these shrubs which are great for attracting bees
My entry for Cee’s flower of the day is from a large shrub or small tree that was well established in the garden when we
Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature created and hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt This week’s theme is plant life. I’m so grateful, especially now, to have
There are lots of hawthorn bushes nearby and the flowers are very pretty. These were taken a little earlier in the year on one of
We’re still under fairly strict restrictions here so I’ve been enjoying watching the garden birds. I think the dunnock and robin are juveniles? They look
My choice for June 2nd is another flower that was already in situ, but I do know what it is (with the help of Google)
Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature created and hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt The theme for Sunday Stills this week is ‘straight’. The first thing that
There are lots of goldfinches about this year and they seem to like spending time at the very top of the conifer tree in the
Posted for Bren’s Floral Friday and Cee’s Flower of the Day (May 29th) I noticed this pretty wildflower in the hedgerow on my walk this morning.
For Cee’s flower of the day challenge today (26th May) I’ve chosen the first two clematis flowers of the year. Check out Cee’s post here.