New Year, New Word; Crescents; Fat Buds and Excitement; and the Top 25 Snowdrops.


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SUPERHYDROPHOBICITY. Even the WordPress spell check flags it up as a new or unrecognised word. It’s nothing to do with our extreme dislike of the current run of wet and windy weather that gave us record rainfall in December 2013 … Continue reading

Parental Influences and Literary Links, Reversion to Mean, and Unseasonal Blooms For A Happy New Year


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In a typically unrestful lead up to Christmas, chance comments with friends led us to embark on retro fitting of extra insulation to part of our home. Also typically, it will take us at least 3 times as long as initially … Continue reading