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A tiny gallery space...

On Monday I mentioned that I would take some photos of the garden that I visited today. But I forgot to take my camera! I'll remember next time! However, I suddenly recalled that I do have some photos of the smallest room in her house which I think you will enjoy....






Jill xx

Autumn....

While most of the trees around my house remain green....for now...there is one that is putting on a beautiful Autumn show....




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I call this work !?

I love gardening! So I am very lucky that gardening is one of the jobs I do.
Today, being Monday, I garden at a particularly nice place. The owner sometimes gardens with me and at such times, like today, it really doesn't feel like a job at all. It is more like visiting a friend and helping her as we chat.
I am particularly fortunate that all the people I work for are either friends or have become friends over the years that I have worked for them.
Today was the perfect day to be outside. The heat of summer has gone, but the day was gorgeous. The sky was a pretty blue, it was calm and I just love the tranquil atmosphere of suburbia on a weekday. Having worked for years in offices, I often feel like I am on holiday when I spend the day gardening on a weekday…even when I am working hard.  There is an absence of all the sounds that are usual in the weekends…less mowing, fewer people. Do you know what I mean?


Today I had my camera with me so I took some pictures of the lovely sculpt…