I have seen a below-average number of ladybirds in my garden this summer but this morning, while walking along a footpath that crosses a field full of nearly-ripe oats, I was delighted to see dozens of them. The view is towards the Chilterns.
what's shiny today?
From suburban lawn to backyard homestead...with ducks. A journal by Lori Fontanes
Gardening, gardens, & plants in London, Suffolk, & abroad
Gardening on the edge of a cliff
Diary of a Country Housewife
Writing Stories of Love, Faith and Happy Endings While Enjoying the Journey
"If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need." Cicero
An Englishman, his Sicilian wife and an Italian / English Dictionary
Finding hope in a chaotic world...
Images and stories from my travels and life in the Northern Territory and Queensland.
Where was I? Oh yes...