Monthly Archives: January 2013

Beauty in the night sky

I love the way that the natural world can catch you out and wow you when you are doing the most mundane things. I just went to put the recycleable rubbish in the bin and was stopped in my tracks. … Continue reading

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Ooops – sorry Rocky!

There we were, just Rocky the Springer Spaniel and me, on a walk through Holne Woods. Not a bad morning as cold, damp winter mornings go and Rocky was ready for some fun. We had clambered down to the big … Continue reading

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Keep Fit, Dartmoor style

You know how we all make New Year’s resolutions about making more of an effort to keep fit? Well, Sunday afternoon saw me indulging in an activity that ticked several New Year resolution boxes in one go. My daughter had … Continue reading

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Quite a contrast of days here on Dartmoor

The contrast between yesterday, New Year’s Eve, and today, New Year’s Day, could hardly be more pronounced. Yesterday was the deluge. I don’t just mean it rained, I mean a real deluge. I went shopping in Ashburton for about 10 … Continue reading

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