Tuesday was a good day. Lots of great things happening all at once. I was just too tired after a bad day at work and then spending time in the garden to blog it! My rose continues to make me very very happy! As soon as one bloom finishes there is another opening up! So…… Continue reading Generally Happy. B-)
If you follow any of the Bee people on twitter, facebook or carrier pidgeon you will know that there is a push to bring back meadows and areas for native wildflowers to naturalise. Well… I wanted to do my bit but I had a huge problem. We live in a rented house and our landlord…… Continue reading Setting A Little Aside For Others
Ok… So last night I did my very first, very impromptu, Mothing session. It was a very simple setup. A white bed sheet thrown over the washing line with a light shining on it from a chair. I also had a chair off to the left with a cup of tea… But that isn’t relevant!…… Continue reading Mothing… A Review
Tonight, twenty minutes ago!) I decided to have a go at Mothing. I have a sheet, a light (It’s actually just a bedroom lamp) and a phone camera with some power. I’m not expecting much seeing as it’s a poorly thrown together idea, but I’m willing to look an idiot for an hour or so……… Continue reading Mothing?
Normally when you see flowers on plants it’s a time to smile and wait for the bees, butterflies or insects. Today… That’s not what I’m thinking. First up… Potatoes. Do I snip them or should I leave them on? Only one is flowering so far but I’ll accept that the rest are only moments away…… Continue reading Oh no… Flowers!
AKA – I have no idea why this is happening… This is the lemon plant that lives in the bathroom. It’s on a window ledge that faces East. So only gets direct light in the morning and indirect light all the rest of the day. These two are in the the kitchen, south facing and…… Continue reading When Life Doesn’t Give You Lemons