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Hello from Sunday night, and a field walking, car showing me! - Veronica Roth
Hello everybody, Well, this is a turn-up for the books. Oxfordshire seems to have gone from winter to summer overnight. The weather turned and suddenly we have highs of 26 degrees, full-on summer dress weather, and I didn’t pack for that…lol. But the fields are so tempting that, heat or no heat, I’m walking across them almost every day. As I walk I see the village children enjoying their regular after-school activity. And I have a chance to check in with our neighbours to see what’s new. Along the ditches, the yellow flag irises have doubled in height in the past two days. And there are millions of dandelions everywhere. So many that I didn’t feel guilty for picking some and twisting them into a dandelion crown. It only takes minutes but it leaves you with yellow hands…lol. (tutorial is here) So I put it on and continued my walk. Within minutes I was being circled by one or two of those huge flying grape bumblebees. They followed me and buzzed around me in great circles for a couple fields. I tried to get a photo for you but they were too fast for me. I managed to get a …