Between the Storms

To call this winter a wash-out would be something of an understatement. Parts of the country have experienced double the average amount of rainfall and vast swathes of countryside are still under water. When the rain stops and the sun comes out, as it did last Sunday afternoon, it is cause for much celebration. We […]

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Hangers-On

It’s midweek and already my brain has turned to blancmange.  So for everyone’s sake, I’ll keep today’s post simple. Living by the seaside, we need not stray very far to marvel at nature’s resourcefulness.  Occupying a variety of precarious positions, chalk-loving wild flowers punctuate the white cliffs around Broadstairs from spring until late autumn.  Pictured […]

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Life’s a Beach

Not all days are equal. Some are destined to disappoint, others to lift the spirits.  Today is one of the latter days, a day of high clouds, azure skies and calm seas.  A day for doing as you please and doing it at your own pace.  A day that banishes stress and creates time to […]

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