“Where’s Elizabeth?” (1)

This was a day of intermittent steady rain and occasional sunshine. Jackie began, in the rain, by photographing her new planting in the Pond Bed. She plans to do this periodically to record its development. Shortly before lunchtime, Elizabeth arrived with her gardening kit, brought the sun with her, and set about weeding the HeadContinue reading ““Where’s Elizabeth?” (1)”

‘Last One To The Chimney Pot’s A Sissy’

Jackie has, on and off all week, been working at clearing the longest radial brick path. We determined today to finish it together. I began at the far end and Jackie continued working away from the house. The radial paths, we think, were laid down in the 1980s. This one joins a much older one,Continue reading “‘Last One To The Chimney Pot’s A Sissy’”