Tag Archives: birds

Around the neighbourhood

This is a combo of what I’ve seen on my walks, when I’ve been visiting, and what’s in our garden The Corellas have been very busy – and noisy! They’d gathered in a loud and boisterous flock in the trees … Continue reading

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On my walk

Thursday morning as I was getting ready to head out to meet MyWalkingFriend, the house felt a little cool. I checked my weather app and saw it was only 9 degrees outside – it’s been a long time since it … Continue reading

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QAL – end of Jan update

As I surmised, the applique portion of this year’s QAL “Sampler” is taking a little longer than anticipated. I do have some blocks completed though and progress on others. :: you’ve seen the pear block already (but to make it … Continue reading

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Around here

~ we had some currawongs visit the other day they explored the front garden before congregating in a neighbour’s tree, singing loudly which was a delight to listen to ~ our bluebells are out and the roses have a heap … Continue reading

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On my walks

My goodness there’s lots to see at the moment on my walks…….here’s just a sampling MyWalkingFriend and I have chosen a new walk for ourselves, both wanting something/somewhere different to our normal BC walk. So we’re traveling streets we used … Continue reading

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Sew a little happiness……

I’ve been thinking about my #sewalittlehappinesseveryday project……. :: I think it needs a little bird……you know I love a little bird fabric….. :: I would dearly love us to buy a caravan and go touring around Australia. We did a … Continue reading

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Monthly Makes | April

I haven’t worn a watch for weeks and I rarely bother to check my diary (I ain’t going nowhere!) so it came as a bit of shock to realise that April was rapidly coming to a close and I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Squealers

‘Twas Squealers last week……In the last couple of weeks I’ve finished this quilt and it came back from quilting last week – very pleased with the result – so just the binding to go!I was working with this fabricMaree was … Continue reading

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In the garden

As Summer hits and the heat rises, initially it’s fun being out early watering the garden.   I find it meditative and enjoy observing what’s happening with various plants, which ones are putting out new shoots, growing new leaves or producing … Continue reading

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A special visit – part 3 the birdlife

Helen and I were awake early on our first morning, mostly because of the raucous noise created by these fellaswho very quickly grew in number.  They were decimating the top part of the rhododendron; nibbling at the flower buds and … Continue reading

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