This little bee was having a lovely time in this dandelion, getting liberally covered in pollen. I was glad to share his joy.
Ahhh precious spring blossom 🙂 And a blue sky, albeit briefly.
This photo was taken just over a week ago when we had a beautifully sunny weekend. It was lovely and warm and lots of insects emerged to enjoy the sunshine. This last weekend was much colder and barely an insect was seen. I love how much pollen this bee has got on itself 🙂
Celandines are so bright and cheery aren’t they? This one caught my eye and I got down low to get this shot. I like to call it ‘sunshine on a stem’ 🙂 This one is the same flower from a more usual angle:
Well, despite a busy and tiring morning with my daughter at a showjumping competition, the weather was just too nice to miss out on a walk! We had a gentle stroll around the village and were very pleased to find the sunshine had brought out various insects 🙂 Honeybees Bumblebees (sadly, many of them withContinue reading “Sunny Days”
This photo was taken last weekend when there was some lovely sunshine. I was so pleased to find some Crocuses opening up with a promise of spring. The combination of the golden colour of the Crocus with the warm spring sunshine made it glow beautifully.
In the sunshine on Sunday, the gorse was glowing beautifully. Such a lovely golden glow in the rare brightness!
I got out for a walk this morning! Yay! The sun was shining when I started but there were a couple of showers while I was out so I had to hide my camera in a plastic bag temporarily. I wonder if there is a better option for a quick cover up. Anyway I wasContinue reading “Gorse in the spotlight”
More droplets today – this time on moss. As you’ll know if you’ve followed me for a while, I am rather fond of moss, and am lucky enough to have a lovely wall in my village which has a lot of patches of moss growing on it. In certain lights, at certain times of theContinue reading “Bejewelled Moss”
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 theContinue reading “Thorny Droplet”