…I started a Cookbook Challenge. I have a lot of cookery and food books, a lot. A bookcase full. And, I have no space for them anymore. My husband has suggested that I give them to a charity shop but I don’t actually want to get rid of them. However, reality and all that, I … More A long time ago….
As a new year starts I, along with most other people, have been thinking about the year ahead. I’m not one for making resolutions, they tend not to be kept so I’ve learnt not to promise myself that this will be the year I lose weight, or become a tidy person, or set myself some … More Stash Busting and New Years
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I love owls. I want to squish ’em all…. not literally squish ’em but give them all a bit of a cuddle. … More You and I have brains, the others have fluff.
Parking in the lay-by just passed the Bowlees visitors centre we followed a public footpath down to Low Force… … More Up the Creek Without a Boat
Because he was a fungi! This morning’s dog walk was a wet affair. I had taken my camera with the plan of getting some pictures of the moors in the low light that the low cloud had provided but the rain started shortly after I set out and fear of raindrops in all my shots … More Why did the Mushroom get invited to so many parties?
Summer has ended rather abruptly. In the space of only a week we have gone from warm, walking in t-shirt, weather to woolly jumpers and boots. The swiftness of the seasons had me thinking that it won’t be long before we hear the curlews again, although they nest on the moors they don’t hang about … More Corvidae
This last weekend, 26th and 27th September, saw the 30th Annual Masham Sheep Fair. As Masham is our local market town and I love all things Sheepy, it seemed only fitting that we went to take a look. Halfway to town I realised I had left my camera at home, which is more than just … More Little Bo Peep Took her Sheep to the Fair
Wow! I’d completely forgotten that i had created this blog – I think it is in dire need of some TLC. Overhaul coming very soon.