Category Archives: flowers

If you can’t beat them…

Some will remember theĀ  force of the winter gales which ripped across the country last winter, destroying vulnerable buildings and bringing down trees, before floods hit Somerset and made us front page news. Our dear old African Hut, complete with … Continue reading

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All on a Spring walk

Now, where did you two pop up from? Ah, yes – meet Buttons and Bandit, who like nothing better than to explore the surrounding countryside so that they can come back and tell children all about the things they have … Continue reading

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Musings on a winter afternoon

As the rain continues to fall, interspersed with the odd few hours of sunshine, indoor tasks become the focus of my attention. The puppets are now complete: Meet Abe and Estee – now headed off to join the ‘Open the … Continue reading

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Flowers part 3

Match the proverbs: Boys will be boys Many hands make light work Still waters run deep The longest journey starts with a single step Life begins at 40 Every cloud has a silver lining

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Floral warnings!

And now, if you don’t rush out and thread a needle to attempt mending your silk purse, before the sausages leap from the pan into the fire, you’ll find yourself between a rock and a hard place – and will … Continue reading

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Proverbially creatively floral

If you are in the area today, why not pop in to Chiselborough flower festival and (Saturday afternoon 2-5) street fair? Just to tempt you here are a couple of pictures as a ‘sneak preview’: (If you can’t read the … Continue reading

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