It’s true… Even my pond plants hate me. I was holding out that at least they would hold that special spot for me… No. They don’t. Between rain showers today I got to nip out and take a look at the wildlife for a bit… I got to see a Common Carder Bee, first of…… Continue reading Even My Pond Plants Hate Me
Nothing much has happened in the past week since I last posted. The weather has been wet and cold. Not very conducive to me staying awake and doing work so I haven’t bothered. Not the best thing to admit but there you go. Honesty counts for something doesn’t it? So just what has happened? Well……… Continue reading Just Leaning In
Today is Earth Day. So here is a picture of some earth. This little patch of earth is important, not just to me but for a myriad of unseen others. There are worms and an amazing amount of insects in there, flying insects and bees will possibly want to build nests in there. Wild seeds…… Continue reading Earth Day
It seems like today was a wildlife day. First thing this morning me and the minion were walking out the back door when we saw a grey squirrel. (s)he bolted up and along the fence to the copse of trees at the back to get away. I have never seen a squirrel in the 14…… Continue reading Wildlife Day in the Garden!
This is my first Wordless Wednesday… Please be nice!
In one of my recent blog posts I spoke about Hoverflies and how they can be a real benefit to a garden. Well, after watching the vid a couple of times I had a go today at making a Hoverfly Lagoon because it was such a nice day. This is a link to the original…… Continue reading Hoverfly Lagoon Project
A week ago I sowed the seeds for my 2 squash, Butternut and Junona. Looking at them this morning I need to get them in bigger pots, STAT! O.o 3 days ago, just starting to germinate and push up. This morning. OMFG… They are LEAPING up! So I tore them out of the cardboard egg box…… Continue reading Speedy Squash Seedlings