An Irresponsible Chase

This morning, with minimal help from me, Jackie assembled the solar powered water feature bought yesterday. This is not its intended resting place but it has been left on the patio for the sun to charge it up. On this hazy afternoon we drove to Mudeford and back. I wandered around the harbour with myContinue reading “An Irresponsible Chase”

Carefully Cutting To Shape

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS ENLARGED GALLERY, EACH MEMBER OF WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT. Compared with that experienced in other parts of the world, including the rest of the UK, the Christmas cake icing barely coating our garden whenContinue reading “Carefully Cutting To Shape”

Snow On The Eucalyptus

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH MAY BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN ITS PAGE AND CHECKING THE BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT By the time Jackie and I returned from the forest yesterday evening, Richard had fitted all the smooth-running drawers and splash trims toContinue reading “Snow On The Eucalyptus”


Bar the application of a few more bags of gravel, I finished the oval paths today. This involved first of all cleaning and weeding the brick section, then clearing and raking the gravelled lineĀ at the front. This last was the least problematic, having been in fairly regular use en route to the compost heap. TheContinue reading “Ache”