The annual goodbyes are beginning. I hate this time of year, ESPECIALLY when we still have no idea what we are doing (let’s just say there’s been a bit of a spanner in the works in that department!) – there’s definitely more than an ounce of jealousy in this post! Jealousy and good food. One […]
The Shoe Admirer.
In the absence of any British Bluebells for baby photo opportunities this year, may I present my very own “Tom Thumb” – in amongst the tulips in the pick your own field just up the road from us. I have written about this phenomenon a few times now – from blueberries, to pumpkins and beyond, […]
Urban tulips – Venice
Wild Bee Orchids I have been going through old posts, removing the odd broken link, optimising picture sizes from way back when my last template wouldn’t let me feature large photographs, and because of this generally reminiscing about our early days here. A Walk in the Woods reminded me of one of our first proper […]
Small boy (and usual stick) with Large Tree – Lenggries
Just a quick post whilst I cope with a baby with his first real lurgy, an absent husband who thought it was a good idea to book a work trip without realising that we had a three-day week here in Bavaria, and a couple of slightly more serious stresses that are just too boring to […]
Apple Blossom Season in Lake Garda, all you could hear in the orchards were bees!
just relaxing by the fire According to my horoscope (which I only happened to see as someone small had been fiddling with my phone!), last week was due to be full of trials and tribulations. Thankfully however, I wasn’t to be “too overly concerned, as my guardian angel would be looking over me”. I […]
Rain Flowers – Black Forest Wild flowers directly outside our home for the weekend deep in the heart of the Black Forest. Glamping in April in this part of the world is full of surprises!!