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…patio view, pre garden project

6 Comments CherryPie on Mar 13th 2017

Love’s mysteries in souls do grow, But yet the body is his book.
John Donne

8 Comments CherryPie on Mar 12th 2017

…from my intended update on the latest update about the recent replacement of my backdoor.

I was trying to find a picture of the backdoor as it was when we first moved into the house. I know there is one there somewhere…
Along the way I got distracted by this self portrait sequence, which I couldn’t resist [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Mar 11th 2017

Do not accumulate wealth while millions are hungry… Live simply and share time, energy, and material resources with those who need.
Thich Nhat Hanh

8 Comments CherryPie on Mar 5th 2017

After Storm Doris damaged some of our neighbours fence panels they  removed almost all their fence panels and replaced them with something more robust. The new fencing has improved the look of our garden and has advanced our garden project

There is however one small unsightly panel left in the corner. This part of [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Mar 4th 2017

When I got up this morning Mr C was peering out of one of the back bedroom windows and I wondered what he was doing. He informed me that one of next doors fence panels had blown out. A little while later he announced that two more panels had blown out. Storm Doris was swirling [...]

22 Comments CherryPie on Feb 23rd 2017

Much of the right-hand court is occupied by the privy garden created by Dudley for the queen. Now known as the Elizabethan Garden, it has recently been recreated on the basis of archaeological evidence and an account of the 1575 festivities by Robert Langham.
Like the queen, visitors approach through the keep’s forebuilding, which was remodelled [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Feb 22nd 2017

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