Hauling Grandpa

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH CAN BE ENLARGED BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT Leaving Elizabeth house and dog sitting, the rest of us spent the morning in Burley. It is amazing how much time can be occupied in scouring a fewContinue reading “Hauling Grandpa”

I Hadn’t Seen Rahul

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED This morning Jackie drove us to the GP surgery at Milford on Sea where we were given our flu jabs. There is nothing like joining the priority group above a certain age for letting us know where we belong. Afterwards we travelled on for a short tripContinue reading “I Hadn’t Seen Rahul”

The Witch Hunt

CLICK ON THE SMALLER, CLUSTERED, IMAGES TO ACCESS THE ENLARGED GALLERIES. This morning Jackie drove us to Burley in search of witches. The landscape across the moors early in the morning offered misty slate layers  in the distance. On the approach to Burley, the leaves on the trees were turning the rich colours of autumnContinue reading “The Witch Hunt”

The Trail Picked Up Again

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. Today was one for Jackie to water her babies, and for me to dead-head the Rose Garden. We have many dahlias enhancing various beds; and rudbeckia, canna lilies, Japanese anemones, and buddleia blending in the Palm Bed. This afternoon we hit the Hordle Scarecrow Trail once more. EntryContinue reading “The Trail Picked Up Again”

Tourist Time

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED On a much brighter morning, Jackie and I transported two more large bags of garden refuse to the recycling centre. This time we returned with yet another garden bench. All we have to do now is find a space for it. We then drove around the forest,Continue reading “Tourist Time”