Category Archives: Countryside


At this time of the year, especially this year, the woods are filled with the smell and wonderful display of Bluebells. Today was sunny but the wind stillhad a bit of a chill. But our walk to Gnoll park most … Continue reading

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Easter Monday 2017

I like to do something special on this day. The weather was sunny and mild  and so I decided to take a walk to our local park. When my Aunty was alive we used to go to Aberdulais Falls or … Continue reading

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Walk With Benji–Melyncourt Waterfalls

Melyncourt Waterfalls is a spectacular 80 feet high waterfall. It is located 1mile from the village of Resolven situated in the Neath Valley in S. Wales. A twenty minute drive away and the sun shining and it felt warm for … Continue reading

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Walks With Benji

It’s the winter here and days are becoming colder. We have had sunny weather so this makes our walks very pleasant. If you remember a few months back I was unwell and unable to walk far – at a slow … Continue reading

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The Walk After The Rain

At long last here in my part of the world, the clouds dispersed a ‘little’ to reveal a little blue sky behind them. No rain. But I believe it will be back before too long. Since my operation 3 December … Continue reading

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Spotty & Benji

A whole year has passed since Spotty left this world and headed for Doggy Heaven. Not a day goes by with her being somewhere in my thoughts. On her departure day I have decided to set aside each year as … Continue reading

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I am enjoying my group on a Friday morning. As it says ‘KNIT & NATTER’.n Each week there is a new item that we take home with us to make. Cannula Mitts are popular at the moment and we have … Continue reading

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Follow Our Swans 2015

This year I am able to follow the progress of our swans. They are a young couple and first came to the bottom pond last year. Nesting, last year, took place on the small island, in the previous nest from … Continue reading

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Another New Walk With Fan

Today has been exceptionally dry for the time of year.The sun out but very strong ‘shine’ and when driving can blind your vision. It is getting dark by 4.30 and so walks are taken in the early afternoon. Today we … Continue reading

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On our walk we went to Aberdulais Basin. The sun was shining and there had been a frost in the early part of the morning. I was fascinated by the reflections in the water and captured them on camera.                                

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