Lovely thing! It spent ever so long flitting around the Hebe in the front garden bed.
These are around the base of the buddleia alternifolia. I swear I only planted four or five . . . I'm guessing they are multiplying and also that my random digging every now and then has moved them around a bit.
Life here at the moment looks like we are looking at it through a smoky lens. Which indeed we are! At this time of the year, we're allowed to burn off our garden/property rubbish. And everyone is - even Mike turned into a pyromaniac this morning and sent up some smoke signals.
And on top of that, the authorities are doing official hazard reduction burns - read volunteer bush fire fighters having great fun burning stuff in the bush!
So our sunset today looked like this -
and our horizon looked like this -
Yesterday was my son's birthday. And today was Mother's Day. These two occurrences have gone hand in hand many times over the years - my baby was born fifty three minutes too late to arrive on Mother's Day thirty two years ago. We had a big family lunch yesterday at The Mean Fiddler pub with many drinks and much fun.
This morning, for Mother's Day, Mike woke me up from a sleep-in with a pot of tea and a nice bit of crumpet.
So I took a photo to remember it by -
Get your minds out of the gutter, you lot!!! :-)