The Scarlet Darter Dragonfly

Today, walking around the lovely lakes nearby in the sunshine, Toby was happily sniffing around when something bright red caught my eye. There on a piece of reed was a bright red dragonfly.                                 I had never seen a red dragonfly before , so when we arrived home I looked it up and it is a Scarlet Darter. The one  above is a male because it is bright red, and as in most of nature, the males are brighter than the female because they use …

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I’ve just had my birthday!

Well, it must be another year because I’ve just had my 6th birthday, I was born on the 26th December, my mum waited you see so that everyone could get over the excitement of Christmas and then marvel at her lovely puppies. Here is a picture of me on the front step of my mums home with my brother Spot. Incidentally, I saw him just before Christmas when mum, dad and Michelle went to see Karen, John and family where I was born at Le Chataignier https://www.facebook.com/LeChataignier.france?fref=ts  so I caught up with all of my family as well.       …

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I’m Back and we went to Solesme’s Abbey

Hi everyone, long time no see. Sorry I’ve been away for a while. It’s not my fault, you see my mum has been busy and although I’m fine, she’s neglected my blog. Well, she’s said sorry, and I’ve forgiven her and we are determined to write a blog post at least once a week. We have had some fun though. Being British, we love picnics and one day we decided to go to the famous Solesme’s Abbey. As you can see, the picnic spot is very nice, its right by the river and you can see the beautiful abbey in …

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