Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Girl …

I have not felt the urge to read the three ‘ The Girl …’ books* by Stieg Larsson¬†for ages, for not much better reason than 1) I dislike the titles, which look like they were made up by a search … Continue reading

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Duck pond (not)

We build a wildlife pond in the garden last year, and have been very pleased with how it is getting established, with frogs, tadpoles, waterbeetles, a rather shy smooth newt, and dragonflies.¬† We don’t want fish as they will eat … Continue reading

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