This is why …

This is why I stare into the hedgerow while I’m walking. I probably look pretty odd, but if you look in the hedgerow as you are walking you might spot some interesting little creatures hiding among the grass and leaves. It’s a lovely sunny spring day today, and I spotted a few creatures along my…… Continue reading This is why …

Autumn Bounty

Autumn is firmly here, despite a few warm days. Mornings start cold and misty, and today there was a touch of frost. The trees are changing colour. Currently the Beech is turning yellow and later in the year it will turn to brown. Along the wall by the church, the cotoneaster is covered in berries…… Continue reading Autumn Bounty

Fruit & Nut

As the weather has taken an autumnal turn, I thought I’d share some photos of fruits and nuts growing in the hedgerows. First we have some sloes which are the fruit of the Blackthorn: Hazelnuts: Lots of juicy blackberries: And the beautiful Dog Roses have now become Hips:

Thorny Droplet

I got out for a walk today and have taken lots of photos. This is one of my favourites. It’s lovely to get the combination of lots of droplets from the rain, but with sunshine and blue sky to make them sparkle and have pretty reflections in them. I will post more droplets over the…… Continue reading Thorny Droplet