Flippant Friday….. Time to Call it a Day !


Its Friday again…. and now that it is 6pm I think it is time to call it a day.

So I guess its an acceptable time to have a Gin or two!


Now which one to have….there are so many to choose from so I best read up about them


and before you know it…guess what it will be Friday again



Have a Great Weekend

14th June

(C) David Oakes 2019


Flippant Friday…..an Abundance of Flora

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It has been a very abundant year for flora, the meadows and gardens are bursting….. and there are even some giant Pansies, yep we breed them big round here.

14th June

(C) David Oakes 2019

Cee’s Black & White Challenge – from the side

On the Travels gg bw

A Travellers Tale…. Waiting for the Train

Just a suggestion for this weeks Black & White Challenge from Cee’s who has nominated the subject as ‘From the Side’.

See what others have submitted via this link:-



26th April

(C) David Oakes 2019

Tie a Yellow Ribbon….. etc,etc


Tie a Yellow Ribbon round the Old Oak Tree……

Tie a Yellow Ribbon round the Old Oak Tree….. well we all know the significance of that. BUT….not sure what the significance of a Red Ribbon, tied round a young Oak Tree is all about ?

19th April

(C) David Oakes 2019