Birds, Encounters, Greenbelt, Local, Nest, Video, Vlog, Walk, Woodland

Eurasian Nuthatch

On 28th March (2018) I was out walking with my mum, when I spotted a couple of Nuthatches on the edge of a wood where we were just about to walk through, and I happened to notice that one of them was putting mud around a hole in a tree, as its nest is in… Continue reading Eurasian Nuthatch

BBC, Encounters, Insects, Literature, Local, Nest

Realised Recently

I had a realisation recently, regarding the invertebrates I blogged about back in June... I'll bee honest 😉  I didn't think about what the Ruby-tailed Wasp may have been up to, but I was reminded in the September Issue of BBC Wildlife magazine - that they're a kind of Cuckoo!  This jewel-like wasp, happened to be close to where the… Continue reading Realised Recently

Challenge, Environmental, Insects, Local, Nest

Day 11 – 30 Days Wild

There's the suggestion to "Follow a bee", but to cut a long story short; I watched a few insects (no Bees today) after work.  What first caught my eye was a wee blue flying one!  A Ruby-tailed Wasp to be exact 🙂 Apologies for the poor images (phone snaps again). Something larger caught my eye and disappeared… Continue reading Day 11 – 30 Days Wild