Even ordinary days in summer are extraordinary if you look at things the right way.
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Sunflowers in our conservatory
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On the ferry in Poole harbour
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Our wisteria bloomed again!
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A cute windwurfer in Poole harbour
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A travelling funfair on the M3. (Inset) frolicking on Studland beach.
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Nick in Poole sunlight
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An eveninig meal with friends in Basingstoke. Cherries from a farmers' market.
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The wisteria again, in full bloom
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Sourdough in Alresford
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At Hinton Ampner
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In the garden at Hinton Ampner. See another visit HERE.
July f
Nick buys cakes at the Bentley fête.
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Winchester farmers' market
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Just like a Midsomer Murders episode
July g
A rough dad
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1st Prize in the men-only cake bake
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Prize winning produce
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These won first prize for berries.
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I like the colourful rainbow chard.
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Cute Dad watches terriers racing.
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Oranges for Sunday breakfast
July i
A scarecrow at Mottisfont
July h
In Farnborough
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This robin joined our picnic.
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At Mottisfont
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Home grown blueberries for our Sunday pancake feast
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Our picnic of spanakopita, tzatsiki, carrot cupcakes, and Amstel beer
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Thistles in Mottisfont's garden
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Riverford organic gooseberries sugared and soused in elderflower cordial for our crumble.
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Our lovely conservatory
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Nick at mealtime
July j
Some organic carrots that became carrot and coconut soup
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Clouds over our town
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Herman Melville's house.
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These are paintings at the BP Portrait Award
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"Imagine" by Jose Luis Corella
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"Tom" by Michael Gaskell
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Participants in Anthony Gormley's One and Other, an art installation on the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square
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Various men seen around London on the day
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Artist Yayoi Kusama wrapped the trees on the South Bank with polka dot material as part of the Hayward Gallery's Walking in My Mind exhibition.
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Charles Avery's "Eternity Chamber", part of his fictional island world that was on display the Hayward Gallery's Walking in My Mindexhibition


F'king Men.jpg Scenes from the excellent play we went to see. Click any of the images above to see LARGER versions.
"F**king Men is a real pleasure" Evening Standard (critic's choice)


Some of the best images of George made at
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A delicious meal was had in Burley's farmers' market Madmen2.jpg
And here, we have rendered ourselves 1950s icons at
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The wisteria again
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Brighton Pride was a soapy mess.
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The season's first porcini, found on August 2nd.
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Yellow cauliflower!
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We also found oyster mushrooms here.

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A front-step picnic with my friend, Julia
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Julia and her daughter playing in the bubbles
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Gordon and Neil come for a Greek barbecue
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Shadows in the bath look like paw prints.


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We go to Avebury for a picnic
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Friends Phil and Liz join us.
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A sculpture in Calne
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Real life racing grannies
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