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

September

It’s September yet again, (I know it’s already been nearly a week into it) but you can definitely tell that there is a chill on a morning (and evening) and the daddy long legs (Crane flys) are starting to appear. More so if you have two cats that chase them and leave them lying about … More September

Rain, rain, rain…

Non stop rain all day, you can tell it’s approaching the Summer holidays! Everything is sodden, so not in the mood for taking any images today. Hopefully the sun will be out for the rest of the week to dry it all up. The following images are from last year’s trip to the Lake District … More Rain, rain, rain…