My Back Garden (nearly) – Part 5

The reason I have used the above word “nearly” is that the Forest Park where the attached photos were taken is only about 1 mile (1.6k) way from my house. That is nearly in my back garden, isn’t it? The park is situated in the middle of a large (thousands of acres) pine tree plantationContinue reading “My Back Garden (nearly) – Part 5”

My Back Garden – Part 4

In my part of the world, that is in the Southern Hemisphere, it is now the middle of September, or early spring. Living in a sub-tropical climate means that most rain normally arrives in summer, with sometimes very little rain for two or three months through that time of year. This year has been veryContinue reading “My Back Garden – Part 4”

My Back Garden – Part 3

Living in the Southern Hemisphere means that spring is about to end and summer is just around the corner. We have received far more rain this year and our totals till the end of October were well ahead of the totals received during each of the last few years. This means that the earth hasContinue reading “My Back Garden – Part 3”