Robin on our bird cam!

Here is number two on our bird cam! Showed up this morning! This is a little Robin with its bright red breast it is familiar throughout the year and especially at Christmas! Males and females look identical, and young birds have no red breast and are spotted with golden brown. Robins sing nearly all year round and despite their cute appearance, they are aggressively territorial and are quick to drive away intruders. They will sing at night next to street lights.

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Blue tit on our bird cam!

This came around randomly. We’ve moved to a new flat, I’ve set up my study in one of the rooms, washed windows one day and figure out I could do a bit of bird watching while I’m at my desk. So I got bird feeder, the fat balls and put it up. In matter of hours I’ve noticed some first birds 🙂 I was so happy and excited (yes, birds excite me a lot these days 😉  that I’ve decided to set up my GoPro immediately! Here is my first capture. A couple of lovely Blue Tits 🙂 A colourful mix of blue, yellow, white and green makes the blue tit one of our most attractive and most recognisable garden visitors.

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DIY Filling cabinet makeover

Ok so this was always my DIY dream. To makeover one of this old cabinets, clean it up and give it a second life! I have spotted my chance while strolling at the carboot sale and managed to get the below one for £20. It was all rusty, damaged and in desperate need of some love. I had a few ideas of what I wanted to make of it. Most of them I just could not make happen without spending more than I intended to so I’ve settle for deep forest green and copper fittings. It works well with the rest of my room. It was a great fun but took absolute ages!!! Here we go…Read More