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I’m following a tree for Loose and Leafy @LucyCorrander #treefollowing Part 10

It was inevitable that something would happen between then (my last post) and now (the first week of December); even allowing for the mild weather due to climate change, the trees still have to do their thing and strip, losing … Continue reading

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I’m following a tree for Loose and Leafy @LucyCorrander #treefollowing Part 9

There’s not a great deal that has happened to my apple sapling since Part 8, mainly due to the rather unusual weather we have had during October. With n’er a sign of frost on the grass or that beautiful dusting … Continue reading

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A dull Autumn day? Not at all…

You wouldn’t have known, looking out ‘cross the grass, The night time ice leaving frost as it passed, That the day would not brighten; though light it has been, The chill of the day, no warmth have we seen. But … Continue reading

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School’s out for summer…..September can’t come soon enough

The summer school holidays stretch on forever don’t they, but suddenly September arrives; no preamble, no warning & no hope of finding that mandatory pair of black school shoes for your youngest offspring. Yes, the school holidays have a lot to … Continue reading

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Jam….the preserve of the homemaker?

We’ve moved house a few times, not out of choice mind, and each time I determine it will be the last temporary short-term residence thus leaving the personal stuff packed away in boxes & my treasured collection of pictures and paintings … Continue reading

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