Posted in November 2014

The pompier called

The pompier called

Yesterday a sapeur pompier rang the door bell and I hurried out to open the garden gate as he stood outside in the sunshine.  He saw my bemused look and waved a copy of the calendar he was carrying.  The penny dropped and I invited him in explaining that I was having a hard time … Continue reading

The heat goes on…

The heat goes on…

We were away for over a week and we seemed to have missed a week of rain although the temperatures were not low.  I thought things might have started to change in the garden. But no: the Goldfinches are still dining on the Cosmos seeds. The stray Hollyhock in the vegetable garden is flowering happily … Continue reading