Redstart Family Fledging

Most years we notice Redstarts arriving in spring and successfully raising a family. This year I have been particularly happy because a pair chose to nest in the double hedgerow that I renovated & planted a few years ago. This has meant that we’ve had the pleasure of watching at least 3 youngsters fledge; quite

In search of Mountain Goats

Mountain Goats have roamed Snowdonia for many years and I always enjoy seeing them from time to time, especially when it involves a walk up the Rhinogs (or more correctly Rhinogydd). The Rhinogs have always had that little extra feeling of wilderness for me, where better to view wild goats. I should really refer to

Missed Reflections

Missed Reflections I stand quietly, soaking in my heart-warming surroundings. A thought crosses my mind. As we’re whisked, by modern travel & busy lives, from one business or social connection to another; what reflection do we miss? Do we lose a valuable perspective, an engaging encounter here, a fulfilling experience there? Or do these things