I have to acknowledge that I seem to be out of step with more regular reviewers of The Favourite which we watched on Prime after dinner yesterday. I am not competent to comment on the historical accuracy of this story of the last years of Queen Anne, a very sad eighteenth century English monarch; norContinue reading “Mud-caked”

Back To Sleep

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE TO ENLARGE IT. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. At very brief intervals this morning the deceptive sun suggested it may brighten our day. We believe these little plants forcing their way between wet paving stones are chionodoxa. Just above them poppies are beginning to try their luck. Hairy little pulmonaria seem to tolerateContinue reading “Back To Sleep”

Current State Of Play

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. THOSE IN GROUPS ACCESS GALLERIES THAT CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE. It is perhaps no bad thing that the sun went AWOL today. This is because we spent the morning on spring clearance, and in the afternoon there wasn’t much light shone on what still needs to be done. NeverthelessContinue reading “Current State Of Play”