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Look what was in my garden today a mummy blackbird. Hope the pictures are clear enough through the window. Still no snow for us. Advertisements

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Tortoise and the lettuce.

Thought I would try uploading this video I took today of our tortoise eating its lettuce. Well that didn’t work but I have managed to put it on you tube. You can see Tommy holding the lettuce with his foot here and then exercising his … Continue reading

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baby frog alert ,says Emma, check your grass before you mow.

It has rained and rained…unusual for this time of year it’s usually sunnier.             and another one as the force of it was so great.  5 inches in one day must be a record.   … Continue reading

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I was talking at Bedford University last week and had to stay the night and was lucky to stay at Champneys. The view from my window was lovely. I looked right onto this waterfall. What a lovely calming sound.     … Continue reading

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Frogs and froglets sunbathing

Here are some photos of my frogs and froglets, they are scurrying all over my lawn.  I have been unable to get a really clear picture of the baby newts because they are almost see through….but I will keep trying. … Continue reading

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Do you want to win?

Below is the link to Kingsteignton Garden and Craft Show  catalogue with all the rules, classes and information you need.  

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Frog sunbathing

What a wonderfully warm day it has been today so I thought I would share the frog sunbathing in my pond with the fish, tadpoles and newts swimming around happily.

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