The Romaunt of the Rose – Fragment A – Geoffrey Chaucer

I saugh a GARDIN right anoon, Ful long and brood, and everydel Enclos it was, and walled wel, With hye walles enbatailled, Portrayed without, and wel entailled         140 With many riche portraitures; And bothe images and peyntures Gan I biholde bisily. And I wol telle you, redily, Of thilke images the semblaunce,         145 As fer asContinue reading “The Romaunt of the Rose – Fragment A – Geoffrey Chaucer”

Gardening: A Fun and Creative Backyard Project

When summer rolls around, many individuals enjoy spending time in their backyard. When it comes to summer, many individuals associate backyards with picnics, barbeques, swimming, and outdoor sports. While all of these activities are nice, there are not the only things that you can do in your backyard. In fact, there are a number ofContinue reading “Gardening: A Fun and Creative Backyard Project”

Backyard Reunions: Easier Than You May Think

Family reunions are the times when many families come together. In some cases, they are only time that everyone in a family gets to see each other. Unfortunately, it seems as if family reunions are becoming a thing of the past. While family reunions still exist, they are not as popular as they once were.Continue reading “Backyard Reunions: Easier Than You May Think”

ATRACTING BIRDS TO YOUR GARDEN

Firstly, birds will be attracted by the geographic location of your garden. To find out which birds are at the moment in the geographic area, you will have to consult the speciality magazines and documentations. Maybe even the whether guy can provide some information regarding this aspect although this is not always true. Libraries andContinue reading “ATRACTING BIRDS TO YOUR GARDEN”

The British Romantic Obsession with Gardens and Roses in particular

British folk love their gardens. I mean, they really love them. I have spoken to a true enthusiast and he confessed that he had more pictures of his plants than of his children. He loves the Latin names and the yearly competitions that name a winner among the houses in a neighbourhood or in aContinue reading “The British Romantic Obsession with Gardens and Roses in particular”