A Week of Flowers Challenge (day 2) #Flowers #AWeekinFlowers #GardeningTwitter

Day two of the A Week of Flowers Challenge hosted by Cathy at Words and Herbs. Let's make it a colourful week going into December. We only moved into this house in March last year and there was nothing in the garden apart from a cherry tree, so it's been a mammoth task to get … Continue reading A Week of Flowers Challenge (day 2) #Flowers #AWeekinFlowers #GardeningTwitter

A Week of Flowers Challenge #Flowers #AWeekofFlowers #GardeningTwitter

I saw this on Rosie Amber's blog. Cathy at Words and Herbs is hosting A Week of Flowers Challenge, a great way to keep some colour going, especially as it's very dull and misty here at the moment. The challenge starts today and ends on the 6th December. Post one or two pictures each day … Continue reading A Week of Flowers Challenge #Flowers #AWeekofFlowers #GardeningTwitter

#SundayStills ~ Images and Memories #Vivid #Photography

Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature hosted by Terry Webster Schrandt. The theme this week is Vivid. According to the dictionary vivid is a word that can describe something that 'produces a strong or clear impression on the senses', 'an intensely deep or bright colour' and 'very clear, powerful and detailed images' That second description … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ Images and Memories #Vivid #Photography

#SundayStills ~ Up Close and Personal #Nature #Photography

Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature hosted by Terry Webster Schrandt. The theme this week is close ups or macro shots. Firstly some flower images... This wolf was a bit camera shy... Don't mess with me... One of the other wolves was eyeing up this one's dinner.  One of the bees collecting pollen from a … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ Up Close and Personal #Nature #Photography

#SundayStills ~ Monthly Colour Challenge ~ Everything’s Peachy #naturephotography #floral

Welcome to the Sunday Stills Colour Challenge, hosted by Terry Webster Schrandt. This week's theme is apricot or pale orange. Peachy colours are abundant in nature, whether in florals... or in the sunrise - top right - and sunsets - left and bottom right. Happy to be a tiger for the day The amazing patterns of … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ Monthly Colour Challenge ~ Everything’s Peachy #naturephotography #floral

#SundayStills ~ Home or Away? #Holidays #Scotland

Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature, hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt. The theme this week is vacation or staycation, so I'm looking back at a holiday in Scotland a few years ago. We stayed in a stone cottage with quite a large garden and enjoyed finding the quirky garden sculptures. The church is in the … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ Home or Away? #Holidays #Scotland

#SundayStills ~ What does #Summer Mean to You? #Scenery #Beach

Welcome to the Sunday Stills feature hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt. This week's theme is Summer. I love being by water in any season but summer walks are especially enjoyable. Fun on the beach Colourful blooms and butterflies.  The birds provide lots of interest, spring and summer sees many baby birds. This year we had … Continue reading #SundayStills ~ What does #Summer Mean to You? #Scenery #Beach

Flashback Friday ~ Shadow the Wolf Cub #animals #nature #wolf

Flashback to eight years ago when I found this video clip of a gorgeous two month old grey wolf cub at the San Diego zoo. Shadow was spending time in the children's zoo nursery while completing quarantine before becoming a wolf ambassador at the zoo.  How anyone can hunt and kill these, or any animal, … Continue reading Flashback Friday ~ Shadow the Wolf Cub #animals #nature #wolf