The Dawn Chorus

I decided to write this post in celebration of the amazing dawn chorus If you are feeling anxious about life’s circumstances and find it difficult to sleep, follow these four steps: Make a warm drink Sit in your favourite chair wrap yourself in a cosy blanket Open the window wide Wait for the dawn chorusContinue reading “The Dawn Chorus”

Nature and Tranquility

We created a wildlife pond in the garden two years ago. We were amazed at how quickly amphibians and insects moved in. We surrounded the pond with as many wildflower species as possible. Two of my favourites are yellow flag iris and fox and cubs (see images). Sitting next to the pond on a warmContinue reading “Nature and Tranquility”