The Weekly Photo Challenge this week is ‘Transmogrify’. What a word! This is what it means: transmogrify /tranzˈmɒɡrɪfʌɪ,trɑːnz-,-ns-/ verb humorous transform in a surprising or magical manner. “his home was transmogrified into a hippy crash pad” Well, in nature things shouldn’t be that surprising as they happen on a regular basis, but it still thrillsContinue reading “Beech Transformation”
I admire the resilience of nature. I’m not sure you can really say that nature has ‘a good attitude’ as nature is not a person, but there is something to aspire to in the way nature just keeps on coming back every time and trying again. Each springtime everything starts to grow again and even after the worstContinue reading “Resilience and Attitude”
The Beech tree in the garden is turning greener and greener as all the fresh green leaves emerge from the buds. Today has been far too windy but these were taken last weekend. I’m hoping the weather will improve so I will get a chance for more photos during this long weekend.
I thought I’d show you the pond today. I mentioned when replying to a comment that I really should show you how the pond is going. It looks alot more natural now. Here’s the pond with our garden chairs where we sit and watch the pondskaters and hope to catch sight of frogs: And here’sContinue reading “Garden Tour”
There are still a few remnants of autumn around and about, leaving a splash of warm bright colour in a drab landscape. It’s mainly Beech leaves that cling on for a long time giving us a break from the grey.
Beech trees seem to hold onto their leaves the longest, and though it’s definitely winter now, some are still hanging on – these ones were spotted yesterday: