Nature notes from Low Hall Lake District country cottage, which is a real wildlife haven just now. It is just a week before Easter, and spring is here. Last weekend we saw a hare run across the cottage lawn, following … Continue reading
The weather has been very changeable. After strong winds and heavy rain, everything looks washed new, bright and fresh. The sunshine today was so warm and full of spring, I found myself outside with the camera again. All the daffodils … Continue reading
It is the end of February, and after a wet and windy day yesterday, today the sun shone all day, here at Low Hall holiday cottage. Here are some photographs from the garden, taken around 2pm today. The first primroses … Continue reading
After all the wind and rain, the sun has come out today, and here at Low Hall, there are carpets of snowdrops everywhere. Six mallards rose from the pond as I opened the garden gate, which was a very beautiful … Continue reading
Jennings and Jazz combine at the Keswick Jazz Festival, which hosts 124 jazz events this year, in 16 different venues, providing a mecca for jazz musicians and enthusiasts from all over the world. Music and mountains are an idyllic combination.. … Continue reading
Today is the last day of January, and a wonderful display of snowdrops is emerging from the frozen ground.