Archive for May, 2011

A pair of sea dogs

Sunday, May 29th, 2011

Charlie and I spent the afternoon on The Solent, crashing through the waves at high speed in a rib boat. It was like a 90-minute roller coaster ride through a car wash. Here we are, soaked to the bone, during a quieter moment. I couldn’t take photos when we were at full speed because I [...]

This year’s tomato crop

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Two cherry tomatoes and two Moneymakers. Let’s hope the amazing weather we’ve had so far this spring continues well into the summer. Watch this space…

Almost too late for the bluebell woods

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

The unseasonably warm, dry weather we’ve been experiencing for the past month meant that the bluebells were far from their best when we made our yearly trip to our special bluebell woods. But we still managed to get a picture for the latest version of Charlie’s very special slideshow.