Rain stopped play: rain stopped, play started

Today’s guest picture comes from our daughter Annie’s recent working trip to Berlin where she spotted a familiar landmark. Aided by temperatures just above freezing and some overnight rain, the snow continues its retreat from the garden. I had to go to the dentist after breakfast but it was only for a check up andContinue reading “Rain stopped play: rain stopped, play started”

Steadily busy

Today’s guest picture, sent to me by Mary Jo from Manitoba, is entitled “Alcatraz on the Assiniboine” and shows the lengths she has to go to keep the deer off her vegetables.  It makes Mrs Tootlepedal’s anti-sparrow pea fortress look a little small. I was woken several times during the night by rain pounding onContinue reading “Steadily busy”