Challenge, Environmental, Garden, Local, Plants

Day 22 – 30 Days Wild

"Snap a picture of something blue" A nice easy one today 🙂  I spent most of my day with my friend Laura at her Pet Store.  I've mentioned the shops' unkempt Wildlife Garden in a previous Blog post, it's where I took todays' "something blue". I've heard Forget-me-nots being described as "a British staple" - they… Continue reading Day 22 – 30 Days Wild

Birds, Challenge, Conservation, Encounters, Environmental, Local, Plants, River, Video, Walk

Day 21 – 30 Days Wild

New Green Space  Longbridge, in South Birmingham - the birth place and former home of Rover - has a new High Street and Green Space!  It's on the site of where the said factory used to be.  The River Rea that runs through the area has had a habitat and Green Space created around it, and… Continue reading Day 21 – 30 Days Wild

Birds, Literature

Day 20 – 30 Days Wild

Reading About Birds Today I was sorting out the blog for yesterdays Random Act of Wildness - "Admire the setting Sun", it was raining and I had work later.  I wasn't really left with many options, due to the constraints (time and weather).  So, I chose to read a non-fiction book on the bus to… Continue reading Day 20 – 30 Days Wild

Challenge, Greenbelt, Local, Nature Reserve

Day 19 – 30 Days Wild

"admire the setting sun"   Today I chose to admire the setting sun.  I had been at work, plus a couple things didn't go to plan - so it was a nice relaxed way to end the day.  I took these pictures from my friend's flat (again, with my mobile). I then went up Rubery Hill… Continue reading Day 19 – 30 Days Wild

Challenge, Encounters, Garden, Local, Plants

Day 18 – 30 Days Wild

What Caught My Eye  For day 18, I decided I would take a picture of whatever caught my eye.  The first thing that did, was a lovely Green Shield Bug! 🙂 Later I went to visit my friend Laura's pet shop, CavyNoodle Pets UK - in a village called Rubery.  The shop more or less has… Continue reading Day 18 – 30 Days Wild

Challenge, Encounters, Insects, Work

Day 17 – 30 Days Wild

(I'm using my phone to do this blog entry)  I was at work early today and had to do a couple errands when I finished, then it rained continuously.  I had already danced in the rain.     So I was left trying decide what to do, sat in my parents kitchen, when my Dad… Continue reading Day 17 – 30 Days Wild

Birds, Challenge, Conservation, Encounters, Environmental, Nature Reserve, Plants, Reptiles, Walk, Woodland

Day 16 – 30 Days Wild

"Invite a friend into nature" Today my friend Gary (mentioned in previous posts) and I visited the Wolseley Centre - Staffordshire Wildlife Trust HQ! We've had great day, the weather was wonderful.  We both hadn't been before.  I was impressed by the variety of habitats (grassland, lakes, rivers and woodland) and species. Today's challenge was "invite… Continue reading Day 16 – 30 Days Wild