Posts Tagged ‘planting trees’

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Trees. Week 214 The Gallery

Tara Cain runs a gorgeous parenting and family blog called Sticky Fingers. Every week she runs a photo gallery with a theme for other bloggers to contribute to. This week’s theme is trees. You only have to see my blog header to understand I have a passion for trees. So I just had to take part in […] Read more…

Let’s Go Outside: Signs of spring

It is wonderful to see the trees that we (mainly me!) planted this and last winter coming into life. There is an element of phew, we didn’t kill it in my thoughts but mainly just rejoicing at spring’s arrival. Read more…

Let’s Go Outside: They may look like sticks now…

Apparently it isn’t officially Spring until 20th of March but it is feeling considerably more and more spring-like. Every morning I walk around the field with the dog – and the cat – and examine the buds on the trees for signs of growth, for signs that soon there will be leaves. Seeing the willows […] Read more…

Let’s Go Outside: 100 Trees

Since the middle of February 2013 we have planted 100 trees. Wow. I can’t believe it is triple figures. It started with two hawthorn trees and a handful of silver birch, then the fruit trees, and a few trees around the orchard to protect the fruit from the cold winds. Then we went down to […] Read more…