Our long established cherry trees have burst into flower this week. The warmer weather has arrived and the garden is returning to life. Cherry blossom Detail of a cherry blossom Detail of a cherry blossom My work is keeping me trapped inside for the bulk of the day but, when I can in the late evening, I am outside. Detail of plum blossom Read more →

La Roseraie

The rose garden (la roseraie) in the Parc de la Tête d’Or has an abundance of flowers at the moment. For a lot of the year it sits there quietly, unadorned, in shades of green. The daffodils came and went at the beginning of spring, and now it is a sea of pink and red roses. On a warm day, with their perfume wafting through the air, it is simply delightful. Read more →

A Sunny Sunday

While Graham has been keeping you up-to-date here, I’ve been in something of a hibernation. So, I though it was time I came out of my cosy little corner, and reconnected with the world, if only to share these photos from our walk in the park this afternoon. Read more →