Seeking The Shot

A chill wind belied the sunny periods today. This morning Jackie continued with her general garden maintenance, including pruning, while I dug more weeds out of the Gazebo path gravel. I can just about manage this for half an hour, but imagine the exercise is doing me good. Crouching is now possible; it is risingContinue reading “Seeking The Shot”

On 11th May I described Imogen’s continuation of the Easter egg hunt.  Once she had reprised the hunt several times, she forgot where she’d hidden all the little chocolate rabbits.  Jackie found another one this morning. We ventured on another property window shop today.  The first option, at Cadnam, was within walking distance for me,Continue reading “‘”

I’ll ‘Ave The Fish

Fields of buttercups on the way through Minstead were rather less than successful in brightening up a very dull morning as I walked the Shave Wood loop. For a few brief moments the woodland was provided with dappled sunlight which managed to penetrate both the clouds and the trees.  Perky violas, and unfurling cowslips andContinue reading “I’ll ‘Ave The Fish”

You Deserve All You Get

Today was warm enough for us to lunch outside, using a small table and folding chairs on the stone path leading up to the kitchen door.  Jackie’s small garden outside there is taking shape.  This afternoon we drove to Aldi at Romsey for potting compost, a Polish Spirit clematis and a few other items. LastContinue reading “You Deserve All You Get”