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Don’t knock him, he has a point

The TV Naturalist and Autumnwatch Chris Packham has been coming under quite a bit of stick recently for his, possibly, radical approach for conservation. The thing is, he can’t knock him really, because he speaks with his heart, in his…

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Autumn Magic

I’ve been bussing it from the Park&Ride this week. Walking down Little Clarendon Street, with the first of the fallen leaves blowing in the gutter and the light of the day still washed out by early morning, autumn works its…

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Sloe joke (sic)

Having given the weekends sloes there ‘first frost’ in the freezer, this evening I have made this years sloe gin. I think maybe, we went a little over the top with the picking … I have got three bottles of…

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Autumnal Food

1. I watched yesterday’€™s episode of Jamie at Home tonight, and it was all about one of the best vegetables ever -€“ the squash. Pumpkins have to be great don‒t they? You can make Halloween lanterns out of them but…

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The Autumnal Day

1. Cold though it might have been to get up to this morning, the quality of light and crispness to the air, and the smell of the day was gorgeous. It was the kind of day that reminds me why…

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Impromptu

Normally I like to plan for things. I like to know what I’m doing and when I’m doing it. That said, it is great when one does something on the spur of the moment. I’ve been wanting to see 2…

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Pumpkin Harvest

Pumpkin Harvest Originally uploaded by shepline on 22 Oct ’05, 6.42pm PST. Pumpkins Originally uploaded by shepline on 22 Oct ’05, 6.41pm PST. Stacked Originally uploaded by shepline on 22 Oct ’05, 6.41pm PST. Current Mood: 😄bouncy

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Autumn foraging

Had a most enjoyable and relaxing weekend, down in a ‘retreat’ that I know of in the New Forest *grins* – agreeable host and hostess and very cuddly dog Barney and cat Bramble. Pepper went with me, and the sun…

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