Six on Saturday 22nd February 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks Six on Saturday. I have been watching the news this week with horror at the devastation caused by Storm Dennis last weekend. The amount of rain that has fallen over the last few weeks has been biblical and the floods horrific. Rather perversely however it has been rather dry…

Six on Saturday 15th February 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks SOS. Well what can I say. We really seem to be in the stormy season at the moment and the rain and wind has been epic at times. Ciara last weekend, Dennis this weekend and I believe there maybe another one next weekend. The Jet Stream seems to be…

Six on Saturday 8th February 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks Six on Saturday. Last week was the second anniversary of this blog. Where has the time gone? I have thoroughly enjoyed writing this blog and l found the discipline of finding things to write about a calming influence and helps me reduce my stress levels and relax more. Special…

Six on Saturday 1st February 2020

Hello and welcome to a some what late SOS this week. I have decided to try and write a SOS every Saturday up until the end of November but I got somewhat distracted at the end of week with work, The weather has been all over the place this week. We had a couple of…

Six on Saturday 25th January 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks SOS. The weather has been particularly dry the past couple of weeks and the temperature has been mild so some plants in the garden are starting to wake up and are more advanced than this time last year. However as we all know winter weather always has a knack…

Six on Saturday 18th January 2020

Hello and welcome for this weeks six on Saturday. This is my first six on Saturday for a couple of weeks. The weather has been decidedly dry and the temperature though not mild has been decent. I was off yesterday so spent the day pottering around the garden repotting some succulents, trying to save some…

Six on Saturday 4th January 2020

Hello and welcome to this weeks Six on Saturday and the first for 2020. Wow 2020 there is something Sci Fi about that date especially when you consider Back to the Future 2 was set in 2015 and Blade Runner was set in 2019, but alas we do not have any hoverboards yet and the…

Six on Saturday 28th December 2019t

Hello and welcome to this weeks Six on Saturday. Well Christmas has come and gone go another year. I hope everybody had a great time. I like Christmas but there does seem to be a lot of stress and pressure for one day these days so it is always a welcome relief when it is…

Merry Christmas 2019

I would just like to wish Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to everybody and their families that read my blog and comments to it. This time of year the Garden is put on the back burner and my blog takes a bit of a hiatus but I am making plans for the garden…

Six on Saturday 7th December 2019

Hello and welcome to this weeks six on Saturday. This weeks Six is going to be one of the fastest because I am suffering from a pretty nasty ear infection. I have managed to pop out and get six photo’s. Here is my six 1. Sedum Palmeri Flower buds are starting to form on my…