Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

I was thinking about the Weekly Photo Challenge, which is about ‘Containers’ this week … and wondering if there was anything I take photos of that would fit. As you know I’m mainly nature and macro, and don’t take a lot of photos of anything industrial, which is what the word containers make me think…… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Containers

Beardy Buds

I took these photos a week or so ago, but forgot that I hadn’t blogged them yet. They are buds from the little willow tree in my garden. They’re soft and fluffy and feel like animal fur if you touch them, and I think they look like little white beards 🙂


It’s amazing how the buds are there growing, unaffected by the snow covering them. They just get on with it preparing for the spring with no doubt that it will come.