|Aldenham Country Park, Hertfordshire|
|10th July 2010 12:00 AM|
|2592 x 3872|
Well, the time leading up to the London Olympics has seemed a little fraught in some ways.
Now we have made it to the opening day though I am really looking forward to it. I hope everyone here is.
I've been getting in the mood for it by traveling into town each day, and really soaking up the great atmosphere.
I went and saw the torch in Hillingdon in Outer London. Then at Wembley Stadium, and then again yesterday at Holland Park. Each
Hi all who know me.. a little family news...
This week started off with Natasha having a driving lesson. Normally a minor thing and she drives well already. This time round something happened though, someone walked out into the road, and into the side of her car. She and the instructor applied emergency breaking at the same time but the pedestrian still fell back onto the road and sustained a head wound.
The pedestrian was fitting on the floor, and there was a lot of
Well, so far 2011 looks like it will be special in the garden.
I keep seeing wildlife I don't normally see there.. from the beehive to our resident Jay.
Today I've seen several birds I haven't noticed in the garden before. The first was early this morning and I watched the small birds but could not really get to photograph them.
Then this evening I noticed what looked like a great spotted woodpecker out there. I could only grab a snap through a glass window
It is neat that 2011 is starting out so well weather wise isn't it.
I have been really pleased to see wildlife starting to return to the garden, at last. For a very long time I seemed to see very little out there.
That wasn't helped by a local cat setting up home inside a covered garden hammock we have in a corner. I think that frightened off many birds etc.
I'm about to setup cameras in the garden on sunny days so I should be able
Just a line to say that it is snowing here in London today.
This is the first snow I have seen this winter. There was a little about this morning and at present there is no settled snow in this area.. so we'll have to see how things progress.
If you live in an area with settled snow why not show us with some photos?
I do love the snow photos each year.. particularly when someone manages to capture a Robin photo or something else