Category Archives: Autumn

Flowers As Nature Intended

Today is the start of wreath making madness! Everything sourced from the hedgerows, woods and verges filled in with greenery and flowers from gardens and forestry – having asked for permission first! Caroline is a Constance Spry trained florist, with … Continue reading

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Autumn Light

One of the many joys of overlooking the sea is to watch the weather. As if by magic, so often, clouds part or cover at high or low tide. Today was no exception, dull, but with another high tide due, … Continue reading

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Squirrel Nutkin Got There First!

It’s mid October and 20c today with not a breath of wind – that’s to come! Time to tack up and attach the saddle bag, we’re going foraging again. What this time? Chestnuts we”ll just watch you scrabbling round in … Continue reading

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Snap Shot!

With the ever changing colours over the Severn sea, I try to have my camera charged. It’s so disappointing to rush to capture ‘the’ moment (and here, it’s often just a moment!), only to find I have a flat battery! … Continue reading

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Scary Soup for Halloween at Mariners Lodge B&B

I can’t remember collecting ingredients for my Pumpkin soup on a warmer Halloween’s Day. The sea’s like a mill pond with sailing boats gleaming in the sunlight and the Autumn harvest here on the edge of Exmoor is amazing! More … Continue reading

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Glorious Autumn Colours

A view of the woods above Porlock Weir in all their Autumn beauty. We have yet to have a frost this year. It’s 18th November 2013, one of the mildest Autumns on record. The forecast is for cold weather to … Continue reading

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