Tag Archive: animals

Hedgehogs in the Garden

Late the other night, I thought I heard the crunch of leaves underfoot in the garden. When security light came on, I was seriously concerned that we might have a burglar prowling around… Continue reading

Hello, Autumn!

After one of the hottest and longest summers, autumn has finally arrived in the U.K. I love nothing more than a stroll through the frosty, crisp piles of leaves that autumn scatters across… Continue reading

That Friday feeling.

Happy Valentine’s Day (with a lovestruck penguin)

Nobody needs love as much as this gorgeous little penguin in Matsue Vogel Park (Japan), who chases his favourite zookeeper for cuddles… seriously cute!    

The Fox

At the moment I’m reading The Fox, a novella by D. H. Lawrence, and I have spent the whole day being haunted by a wonderful passage that I read last night. I have the honour of… Continue reading

Tugger, the Cutest Labrador Puppy Ever

Okay, so this week has been a very sad one for the US and the UK. Even after a week like the one we’ve had, we should all try to remember that there… Continue reading

Otterly Adorable

Check out this super cute video of an otter at San Diego zoo playing with a toddler – guaranteed to make you smile! 😀

The Big Garden Birdwatch – results now in!

This weekend the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB for short) recruited hundreds of thousands of volunteers all across the UK to take part in the annual Big Garden Birdwatch. The… Continue reading

The pelican and the bear cub

No one knows how old this photo is, who took it, or anything at all about the circumstances that led up to an adult pelican feeding a baby bear. All we can say… Continue reading