Archive for the 'Observations' Category

Knee high by the 4th of July

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

Our sweetcorn is looking good, but could probably do with more sunshine and less rain. We’re hoping to get an ear or three by the end of August.

More snow!

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Our snowy garden this morning after we got 4 1/2 inches of snow overnight. As usual, it has brought England to a standstill. We’re hoping for more and a snow day or two!

Chilly scenes of winter

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

This is what Reigate looks like under 15 inches of snow. More on flickr.

The moment a 49-year wait ended

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Patrick Kane’s shot crosses the goal line in overtime of Game 6 and the Stanley Cup is on its way back to Chicago for the first time since 1961. Congratulations to the Blackhawks! You’ve made a lot of people very, very happy! Watch it again, and again, and again…