coloured bird tape in a tree

 

Bird Scare Tape

Some of you keen gardeners may be planting out seedlings at the moment and I thought I’d share a great trick I learned recently. My garden up north was completely raided by pheasants while I was away. I have a fence around it but they seem to be able to fly or leap over it. So I invested in some …

 

red knitting and two knitting needles

 

How’s Your Knitting?

Once again, I’ve started a knitting  project for winter. There’s just something so nice about knitting in front of the fire on a cold night. Although the other day I sat in the bright sunshine and knitted which was just as nice. I’m knitting Paul a sweater in Alpaca wool which he has always wanted. It’s a long time since I’ve knitted …