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2017 17/Jun

This morning I went for a ride on my bike and found the most beautiful place to stop for a rest. On the side of the road was an amazing wild meadow, with a vast range of colourful flowers, which included poppies, daisies and buttercups. Why not see how many you can name?!

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2017 16/Jun

Today’s Wild and Wonderful post takes me back to my childhood. When I was young I loved all animals (with the exception of earwigs, as their pincers frightened me a bit!) but one of my favourites was the lady bug – the bright red colour, the spots to count, and the way they landed on […]

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2017 15/Jun

After working at BBC Wales today I took a drive to my parent’s house and as I travelled up their lane I came across this lovely pair of partridge! As I followed them as far as a neighbour’s house I jumped out of the car and snapped a quick photo of them.

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2017 14/Jun

Herbs are amazing! They look and smell incredible when you see them growing in garden pots and they make your food taste delicious. One of my favourites for cooking curries is the Bay leaf, so imagine my delight when I saw this fantastic crop today!

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2017 12/Jun

I’m so excited bee-cause today I saw the first bee of the Summer in our Garden. Usually it’s our massive lavender bush that attracts the fascinating little insects, but today they chose another area to buzz around. I

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2017 10/Jun

It’s the weekend! So one of the best ways to get wild and wonderful is to get outside and plant some seeds. These are mine, they’re from the Wildlife Trust and I can’t wait to watch them growing in my garden.

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2017 9/Jun

I love walking home from work. There’s nothing better after a hectic day in the office than getting outside to enjoy the fresh air and scenery. Above is the picture that greeted me as I wandered back from the BBC studio in Cardiff this evening. I took a short cut through Llandaff village and felt […]

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2017 8/Jun

I love bringing the outdoors inside, and on a day like this when the rain is hammering down, it’s great to be able to enjoy nature from the warmth of your home. Four years ago my best friends bought me a lemon tree (they thought I’d like to grow something to put in my gin […]

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