In the Aftermath of Ophelia 

There’s a lot on my Facebook feed about Ophelia the storm, the weather men were uncertain which way it was going to go, but my feed says that the local area, on the East of the UK saw some strong winds last night.  When I walked Stella yesterday, there was an orange hue to the …

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The dawning of A Sunday morning A horse chestnuts leaves dying off magnificently

jack frosts alarm is going, he’ll soon be having breakfast and be out to play

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Not so early on a Saturday morning, walk with Stella 

Autumn is beginning to take hold the leaves are changing colour quickly now although the temperature seems steady.  I suspect a sudden drop will kill off the remaining leaves over a  couple of nights, then i am no expert  Is it just me or is Autumn (fall) the more colourful season, a rich mix of …

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Friday night wander 

It turns out Stella is actually going to be eleven in November, she’s 2 years older than we thought.  It’s a dull grey, windy, Friday evening and Stella and I are doing the Garrison walk.  It’s strangely quiet, but then I suppose people are getting ready to go out.  The first camera looms, we can …

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Clouds and windy start to a Thursday 

Another 5.30 clock on, so I was up at 4.30 and my best mate Stella  needed her walk, being that time it was still dark so I didn’t actually walk along Ramparts lane, we took in part of the garrison walk.  To say it was windy was a definite understatement, not so windy to carry …

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Stella, you’ve a cows chance in Hell

Ok the words Staffordshire Bull terrier combined with cows ahead is something Stella might like the sound of, but not me, first Stella,.you work as a pack and secondly you’re a bitch with not much weight behind you.  So we have, much to Stellas disgust, turned on to a different route, going towards Mersea Rd …

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Mini heatwave, well according to the weatherman 

Since Wednesday they’ve been predicting a mini heatwave this, the penultimate weekend of September 2017. Well the first picture shows grey skies, to the west, and the second, Red sky in the morning, according to the old rhyme that’s shepherds warning!  Its 6.30am Stella and I are on the garrison walk, which may turn toward …

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The colour of September 

It really annoys me seeing dog owners with their dog off the lead on a busy main road. 

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The lone Raven watcher for Lucifer

Stepping out with Stella I aware of a lone Raven watching us, stories would have me believe the line raven is Lucifers watcher,  not that I believe it. The sun is in a dappled cloudy sky, shining thru but as it’s distance from planet earth increases the temperature is not so grand. The clouds on …

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