Just Taking Five!

The temperature dropped to a more comfortable level today and it was very pleasant. We both woke early this morning and between that and, I reckon, accumulated tiredness from the past week we were not in form for gardening today and decided to have a day of rest. Mary did go out to empty the … Continue reading Just Taking Five!

I Spoke Too Soon!

Last week, I complained that it was too hot not realising that it was only warming up and that this week would be more like the gates of hell than an Irish garden. We had one afternoon with 28.2C [82.76F] and others almost as hot. Ireland had its first experience in twenty years of what … Continue reading I Spoke Too Soon!