Unfortunately the photos from this old post have been lost We have had a wonderful week of sunshine and the wildness around us is bursting into life again.¬†Everywhere I look there are beautiful yellow flowers and seeds.         A Host of Golden Daffodils There are a few amazingly large¬†bumble bees flying around… Read More


Unfortunately the photos from this old post have been lost It is so wonderful to look about these days and see life bursting forth everywhere. There are buds on the trees, birds are singing to attract partners, frogs are singing and have already found their partners. We have been tending to our hedges here over… Read More


Unfortunately the photos from this old post have been lost We are getting used to this new way of living, going to town one day a week, working outside when the sun is shining then coming in to work on our computers and read beside the stove in the late afternoon. Looking through the food… Read More


There is a large number of aliens plants growing wild in Ireland. I guess that really the definition of alien plant depends on far back you wish to go – if you go back far enough even Ash trees are alien. In recent years there has been an increase in alien plants growing wild due… Read More