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We can breathe again

I learned today that the birds will seem to have disappeared at the moment because they are moulting. Certainly, I had noticed that they were less in evidence, so I decided it was time to lift the netting. For one … Continue reading

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The battle commences 

Yesterday evening, we were early for my daughter’s piano lesson, so we took a short walk at the beginning of Meanwood Valley. I was shattered by the time we got home and just wanted to plonk myself in bed. However, … Continue reading

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Keep calm and read on

Yesterday, my daughter made some bookmarks, as you can see on the photo below. I didn’t however get the opportunity to read until bedtime as we spend a good part of the rest of the day at Roundhay Park. I had … Continue reading

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Inside – February 2016

Because of half term and the PDC last weekend, gardening activities have been a bit topsy-turvy over the part week. Finally, though, yesterday I managed to pot on the cauliflower seedlings, which have been doing so well on the window-that-works. … Continue reading

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