Indian Summer

Brilliant blue sky & hot Autumn sun today (Friday). How lovely to be sat basking in the garden. The term Indian summer reached England in the 19th century, during the heyday of the British Raj in India. This led to the mistaken belief that the term referred to the Indian subcontinent. In fact, the Indians in question … More Indian Summer

Golden Orange

I managed to get out for a short walk on Sunday. The weather was very windy and wet but I needed to get a bit of fresh air as I was fed up of watching TV and reels on Instagram! I didn’t get very far as my arm was aching and I still can’t have … More Golden Orange

Pumpkins

I have been growing some mini pumpkins for my window display next week and I have managed to salvaged 3! so today I’ve done a quick photoshoot with the cats and a few images from a couple of years ago to get us it the mood for Autumn.

Autumn Chill

Today is so cold that I dragged my big coat and boots from the loft ready to start wearing again. It felt properly like Autumn and next week it will be October. I haven’t been out for a long time with my camera so, I’m hoping that October will change all that when the colours … More Autumn Chill

Autumnal Equinox

While the county may be enjoying a patch of warm weather, today marks the end of summer months and the start of the autumn equinox.   The autumn equinox, much like the spring equinox, is the date in the calendar when the days and nights are the same length, marking the start of the astronomical autumn season. Both the northern … More Autumnal Equinox

Golden Brown…

Today is chilly and miserable. I was really tempted to go out after work to take some photographs of the trees as they are slowly changing colour. The weather was not the best so I stayed in where is was warm and dry. I thought I would post some images from this time last year, … More Golden Brown…

Autumn cards

Remember the handmade paper I was making that was inspired by my trips to Brimham Rocks & Breezy Knees? Well it is now dry and I’ve been busy planning out the cards and painting them and the dried leaves and flowers with handmade metallic paint. Creativity takes courage Henri Matisse These are how they look … More Autumn cards