Tag Archives: orchids

Excitement

Well! that’s been an exciting morning. Just before I left for my walk, around 9.15, there was a roar and the whole house started to shake; ceiling fans, pictures, ornaments on the dresser. I yelled to The Golfer to get … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Some days life feels like this tree; bowed down with grief and just wanting to put my head in my hands and weep for what’s happening in the world ~ but then there are days of brilliant sunshine and … Continue reading

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In the garden

It’s been a long, hot Summer and the garden hasn’t fared too well.  I was scrambling for pictures to show you, but managed to find these.  It helped that it had rained the night before…..Mum gave me a cyclamen for … Continue reading

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Bits and bobs

Just a couple of odd photos that I had on the camera, apropos of a day where I should have taken more pics and didn’t and an “odd man out”. ~ One Friday Karen’s friend Miss B was down from … Continue reading

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A trip to Ma Kettle

I’m just back from spending a few days with Ma Kettle, seeing how she’s settling in and checking out the improvements/changes made to her new abode. It wasn’t totally altruistic; I did have to go via Millrose as I was … Continue reading

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In the Kettles’ garden

Ma’s garden has changed quite decidedly in the two weeks she was with us. This pretty azalea is now blooming the pots are flowering and the orchids…… are looking…… spectacular! (A friend is splitting and repotting them for Ma this … Continue reading

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