The bear necessities – Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 091016

The bear necessities - Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 091016

We went to Whipsnade Zoo last Saturday, it’s a firm favourite that you can read about in my post from yesterday.  There were so many highlights but we did rather love this brown bear – the Bear Necessities.  I wonder what he’s thinking?  

Enjoying a visit to Whipsnade Zoo in October

Enjoying a visit to Whipsnade Zoo in October

Last Saturday Monkey and I had arranged to meet up with my Dad’s cousin J.  We meet up every year at one of our favourite places.  We would be enjoying a visit to Whipsnade Zoo in October, our first such visit in the autumn.  The weather forecast wasn’t promising, so I… Continue reading »

Project 366 2016 Week 39

Project 366 2016 Week 39

Project 366 2016 Week 39 Day 269-275. From visiting a soon to be demolished signal box to a brilliant day at Whipsnade Zoo. Sunday 25th September – Day 269 We had a quiet morning at home before heading to Banbury in the afternoon.  The Banbury North Signal Box has been recently… Continue reading »

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 061215

Silent Sunday My Sunday Photo 061215

Animals of all shapes and sizes form a fundamental picture of my childhood.  They fill my memories.  Whether it be watching Guru Gramps catching dragonflies, looking at our rabbits and playing with our cats.  There is one species of bird above all other, that will forever remind me of my… Continue reading »

Project 365 2015 Week 34

Project 365 2015 Week 34

I’ve been joining in with Project 365 since the start of 2014, and been inspired by The Boy and Me to make sure I take a Photo A Day, Every Day, For A Year! Project 365 2015 Week 34 Days 228-234. Sunday 16th August – Day 228 We went out for Sunday lunch… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project G is for Giraffe #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project G is for Giraffe

Week 7 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project and what to pick for G?  Last year I chose Grandparents but this year I’m going back to one of our favourite places for inspiration.  The Alphabet Photography Project G is for Giraffe, and our last visit to Whipsnade Zoo last summer. This… Continue reading »

The Alphabet Photography Project Z is for Zebra #alphabetphoto

The Alphabet Photography Project Z is for Zebra

Week 26 of PODcast‘s linky The Alphabet Photography Project. Oh wow!  It only seems like yesterday that I saw Charly’s idea for this series.  I’ve loved being part of this series and now I can access my old photos I can trawl back through old memories for inspiration. There was never… Continue reading »

World Giraffe Day

World Giraffe Day

Did you know that today is World Giraffe Day? As I’m away at Britmums Live this weekend I thought I could share a few photos from our recent trip to Whipsnade Zoo. Our first stop was a visit to see the Giraffes.   Beautiful creatures aren’t they.  You can find… Continue reading »

Rhino Hunting!

Rhino Hunting

I have been missing in action from What’s the Story?  for ages, hopefully I’m back on top of things now (well nearly!), so here I am.  Today I’m talking about Rhino Hunting! In June 2010 I took Monkey to Whipsnade Zoo for the first time.  We met one of my… Continue reading »

Photo of the Week – week 21

I’m trying something new thanks to Kelly at Writings Ramblings and Reviews and I’m joining up with a Photo of the Week linky hosted by Team Lloyd. We visited Whipsnade Zoo earlier in the week and this is one of my favourite photo’s from the day.