How to Be a Boss at Blogging When You Have 0 Followers — The Art of Blogging

Just had to share this post……………………… Sometimes I like to pretend I’m a photographer. Mostly with other people’s cameras. And the results are oftentimes… not bad. I do not research the subject, I do not take classes, I do not read about photography, I do not actively aim to become better. Yet, somehow, I am…

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Nature’s miracles..

Gary and I are naturalists and environmental mad… One will often see either one of us…hydrating an exhausted bee, rescuing baby toads and relocating them to ‘safer’ area’s, putting fledglings back in the nest when then crash-land from exhaustion, after their 1st flight…the list goes on… Well……. You will NEVER guess what Gary and I…

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CSI…UGP….mystery ‘solved’

I was given a plant by one of my elderly clients (82yrs old). She told me it was a plant her husband bought because he liked the foliage…Right, UGP..(Unidentified Growing Plant, let alone Object..)….. She told me it was an ornamental goosberry….Something I Have never HEARD of, as far as I was concerned, gooseberries, lovely…

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Day 2 : 7 Day B&W Photo Challenge..

Today I would like to  nominate :  abriejoubert The rules are:    Seven days.                                Seven black and white photos of your life.                                No people.                                No explanation.                                Challenge someone new each day. There is no obligation, and anyone else who wants to take part is very welcome…

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Soliloquy…………

[An act of speaking one’s thoughts aloud when by oneself or regardless of any hearers.] ((An utterance or discourse by a person who is talking to him or herself, or is disregardful of or oblivious to any hearers present (often used as a device in drama to disclose a character’s innermost thoughts): ;To be or not…

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You ARE Stronger than You Think you are

The honey bee’s wings stroke incredibly fast, about 200 beats per second, thus making their famous, distinctive buzz. A honey bee can fly for up to six miles, and as fast as 15 miles per hour. Fascinating little insect really. I was sitting in the garden this morning, (I’m actually back in the garden now,…

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There IS Light at the End of the

STOP being so negative all the time and reliving the past….carrying baggage with you only wears you down. You can’t change what has happened, but you can move on.. I should know…..it nearly killed me…but constantly reminding yourself and others what a shit day you had, how miserable you feel, how no one understands, omg,…

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To Be of Value…..

I know it’s Spring, finally, well you wouldn’t have really known until this past week, thanks to the ‘torrential’ weather and ‘the beast from the east’…hopefully it’s NOT coming back and we can get on with resurrecting the weather-beaten gardens, that should have been in full bloom, but the freak snow pelted everything, even the…

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Books….

With all the technology today, does anyone ever just pick up a book anymore? Sitting on the sofa, catching up with blog posts, I noticed 3 books on the shelf…..books I have recently unpacked…finally, yet haven’t paged through them for yonks… so….I picked up Poems and Ballads — first series — by Swinburne.    …

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Feverfew & Chamomile –

Just a little help and advice to all newbie and sometimes avid gardeners, makes all the difference ……. SPOT THE DIFFERENCE As all gardeners know, when you first start out, naming certain species is not all that easy, especially when they ‘look’ and ‘smell’ alike. And it’s especially difficult if you don’t have someone around…

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