Posted in February 2014

A furry visitor

A furry visitor

This is the shutter of our front door which is left in the open position practically all the time. ¬†However, my husband¬†has a tendency to glance behind it when he passes by. He did that on the 14 March last year and found a bat clasping onto the wall behind the shutter. It was a … Continue reading

Sunshine after the gloom

Sunshine after the gloom

Spring colours are bright whether it is the wild Celandine that appears all over the garden… or the crocus… which can be positively gaudy. I have planted the bulbs as near to the house as I can in any space I can find to cheer up the dull days. But however bright they are, it … Continue reading

Water, water everywhere…

Water, water everywhere…

Not far from the bottom of the garden the river Seudre has inundated the neighbouring fields making them look like lakes when viewed from a distance. And the rain keeps on falling! I thought I’d have a look in the old well to see what was happening there. I had never seen the well with … Continue reading