October 2018

Golden slumbers (25 October 2018)

Ok so I don't sleep. Most of the time it doesn't matter, my life's my own, I don't have to work to anybody else's timetable, and like many nimble footed alpha females I have existed on little sleep for years....

Our very own spiny mammal (17 October 2018)

By the pots of Dahlias and Petunias a breathless hedgehog was rescued by the old git and our pretty neighbour. Into a cardboard box it went, with a saucer of milk and some cat food. The hedgehog rescuers arrived and...

Harvest home ( 6 October 2018)

The leaves have lost their green. They've turned a marmalade orange. The woods in the wood shed. The beans have run their course. The strawberries have filled the patch with a blanket of foliage, not a piece of fruit in...

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