Tag Archives: outdoors

…chickery chick, cha laa cha laa…

…our feathery friends have finally arrived, and they have been pecking around their Hillpike residence – resplendent with bunting – for two weeks.  Despite my fears that the dogs may eat them, or that they might be terribly hard work, … Continue reading

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…driving rain and a battle with a holly bush…

Yesterday the wind eerily whined and whistled around the farm.  In a moment of calm, my boy and I wrapped ourselves up and splashed our way up the rain-soaked lane in search of festive foliage. I have been overly excited … Continue reading

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…a morning of solitude, a Sunday of Remembrance and darkening afternoon skies…

This is my first morning alone for a long time. My boy is away for a few hours, wearing the finest shoes I have seen in a while… So, I am drifting around my home seeking inspiration.  It is a … Continue reading

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