Monthly Archives: August 2011

A noisy adolescent buzzard

This is the time of year when the mother buzzards shove this year’s chick out of the nest and off on their own. Our local adolescent buzzard is not very happy about this and spends its whole time wafting around … Continue reading

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A poignant pause by the river Teign

As Rocky and I had to stay away from home for several hours today, because of a floor being sanded and varnished, we went on a walk I haven’t done in ages. Starting at Castle Drogo we walked down to … Continue reading

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