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Family History

My Grandparents are two very special people in my life, and I would do anything to make them happy. Unfortunately, my Grandfather has survived these 85 years without knowing anything about his own family history; he knew his mother and father, and that was all. 254 more words


Kew Gardens- A Winter Visit

I am ashamed to say that until last week I had never been to Kew Gardens. For someone who adores having a good old wander around gardens and houses this was something I really wanted to address and so for my mum’s birthday I decided to take her to Kew Gardens to see the Alluring Orchids exhibition. 450 more words


Maybe My Family Tree isn't a Tree

Maybe my family tree is a royal garden.

For as long as I can remember I’ve had a deep infatuation for Kew Gardens in England. You know how most kids (though I hate to generalize) want to go to Disney when they grow up? 232 more words


We saw this bird called Jay in Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens in London). The colour blue in the wings is amazing!
They are about 34 cm and can raise their crest when excited. Beautiful bird!


One Swift Summer - RJ Askew

Reading this book caused quite a stir in my little cottage. The possums in the ceiling congregated en masse above my headspace, peered down dim lit cracks wondering what had caught my attention, what was feeding my…calm. 414 more words



The “seed bank” is a very smart concept. Very curious to see one.

La “banca del seme’ è un concetto interessante e importante. Conoscevamo quella dei semi umani. 12 more words