Posts by: Jenni Tulip

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Magnus is a girl!

Magnus the magpie turned two in May, which is typically the age that magpies that magpies start breeding. Although we refer to Magnus as a ‘he’ we weren’t totally sure of his gender. Magpie males and females are identical, meaning...

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DIY painted pine drawers

I’m super-proud of my newly painted pine drawers. They cost me just £46 in total, with leftover materials to spare and they took less time and bother than I expected to paint. I’ve had the same set of crappy pink...

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The Big Outdoor Bloggers Cleanup II

Warning: This post contains ranting One of the biggest things that grinds my gears in life is other people’s crap littering the countryside. It boils my blood more than anything. They are bad human beings and I hope karma comes back to...

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Win a bright Hydro Flask

I’ve had my bright orange Hydro Flask for almost a year now. It’s packed into my rucksack for every walk containing either tea or hot chocolate which is usually drunk in once sitting, while up a hill sheltering behind a...

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Signs of spring in our wood

The change in the season has been noticeable for the last 2 or so weeks here in our woodland in East Yorkshire. The mornings are lighter and brighter meaning we no longer rely on the Lumie lamp to acclimatise us...