Category Archives: country life

Yarn Along

If you love knitting and reading and having a peek into what others are doing, then head on over to Ginny’s marvellous blog, Small Things, and check out all the wonderful Yarn Along posts for this week. It seems only right to restart this blog … Continue reading

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The Chick

Remember this… Three and a bit months on and she looks like this: You can’t see her feet, but she still has a lot of growing to do to catch up to them! But if she keeps on eating like … Continue reading

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Snow Flurries

We had a flurry of snow last night at about 10pm, by this morning there wasn’t much left. But as usual it had the same result – a telephone call from a great mate to let me know we had … Continue reading

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When a mate calls and ask you to cook breakfast for his weekend visitors, you rock up expecting to see one or two extra motor vehicles parked about the place. Sometimes you get more than you expected.

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A Wonderful September Day

Full of Spring Cleaning – at least for the fish pond! While the fish chilled out in the pink bucket… Everyone enjoyed the morning, with Little Black Cat in his favourite spot… And Mad Dog enjoying the sunshine with the humans being … Continue reading

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