Yes, it been one of those weeks.
ARGH! They’re digging up my garden:
This is because we’re having a shiny new heating system put in which will run on wood chip and keep the whole of Colchester warm*. This is good. Except for tracked diggers on my lawns. And the fact I get roped into barrowing hardcore for the trenches.
(*Ok, not the whole of Colchester but a lot more of the towers than the current system manages. I might even get some in the greenhouse!)
AWWWW look the first of our lambs have been born:
So cute! Just before tea break on Wednesday I noticed mum-sheep was pulling some very funny faces and walking strangely and then lying down and getting up and being clever as I am, I thought lambs might be imminent. They were even more imminent than I anticipated because they’d both been born by the end of our half-hour tea break.
And Oooh the Anenome blanda atrocaerulea look really pretty at the end of an overcast day when they’ve got their petals folded demurely: