On the Hook, 3/10/20

The weather is turning more autumnal now so we have been thinking about keeping warm. My daughter needed a hat, so I decided to find the scarf/shawl I had started making her a while back and get that finished and make a hat to match. I don’t actually have a photo of her wearing them,…… Continue reading On the Hook, 3/10/20

Fluffy the Skipper & Friends

Meet Fluffy the Skipper… wouldn’t you just like to give him a cuddle? Skippers are probably the most cuddly-looking butterflies you’re ever likely to meet. The first time I saw one I assumed it was some kind of moth as they’re usually the more fluffy ones. Fluffy wasn’t alone – there were other fluffy and…… Continue reading Fluffy the Skipper & Friends

The very small snail and the very big caterpillar

Once upon a time there was a very small snail. The very small snail was lonely, just sliding around looking for a friend. Then one day he had a terrible shock. A very big caterpillar appeared. He looked so big and scary so the very small snail hid inside his shell. But the very big…… Continue reading The very small snail and the very big caterpillar

Fuzzy

This is a photo from Friday’s walk around the village. I love how fuzzy this Gorse is. It reminds me of a silly rhyme we used to say when I was young … “Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear, Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair, Fuzzy Wuzzy wasn’t fuzzy was he?” 🙂 In this case, though, the…… Continue reading Fuzzy

cold

there’s a certain rhythm in the  cough    splutter      sneeze the backbeat of these cold-filled days  cough    splutter      sneeze my nose-blown horn rings out so loud  cough    splutter      sneeze to celebrate the weekend’s here  cough    splutter      sneeze