Monthly Archives: November 2007

Signposts and other conspiracies

I seem to have spent the week hurtling around Devonshire lanes getting lost!  Why is it that when you set off across country, the map clearly in your head, that the second junction you get to looks nothing like the … Continue reading

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busy busy

You know the feeling of Christmas coming towards you like a pantechnicon out of control?  It looms over you and you realise that all the plans of previous years – "next year I’ll get started earlier / be more organised … Continue reading

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Buzz-ard

So, I pulled back the bedroom curtains this morning and there was the buzzard, sitting on the nearest branch of the willow tree by the stream.  I don’t know who was more surprised – him or me!  We are used … Continue reading

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Meet Gordon

The mystery is over.  Our new bee has revealed himself to bee (sorry) a boy – inasmuchas his name is Gordon, so he must be a boy because you wouldn’t call a queen bee Gordon and expect to live!  ‘And … Continue reading

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A new friend for Buzz

Today was one of those beautiful autumn days when the sun shone from a duck-egg blue sky and made the autumn colours dance. It was a busy one too – with Honey Pot (as usual) and the village Autumn Market.  … Continue reading

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