15 Jan 2014

Winter has arrived with a vengence

The snow has finally arrived after a very mild period; I knew it was too good to be true. I must admit the older I get my dislike of the cold and snow only increases, now it’s out with the snow blower, spade and brush to clear a way out.

8 Jan 2014

The Badgers been busy

The local badger has been busy digging up some of my auriculas planted out in the borders. It has taken the opportunity to look for insects and worms during the mild weather; at least the ground is still not frozen so I can replant them,