365 Challenge

Day 266 - Sept 23rd - Walkies???..... Please..... Pretty pleeeeaassse!!!!



Day 265 - Sept 22nd - Happy Birthday to Bilbo, Frodo ... and my sister Brenda!



Day 264 - Sept 21st - Acorns



Day 263 - Sept 20th - Misty morning landscape



Day 262 - Sept 19th - Willow



Day 261 - Sept 18th - Crouch Street, Banbury



Day 260 - Sept 17th - A Good Book!



Day 259 - Sept 16th - Blackberry picking



Day 258 - Sept 15th - Late summer reflections



Day 257 - Sept 14th  - Beef stir fry for dinner tonight



Day 256 - Sept 13th - Tree tunnel at Warmington



Day 255 - Sept 12th - Morning Garden



Day 254 - Sept 11th - Queen Victoria statue, Banbury Cross



Day 253 - Sept 10th - Weak bridge



Day 252 - Sept 9th - Dandelion seeds
(I've been trying out my new DSLR with macro lens)



Day 251 - Sept 8th - When you have more apples than you need .... leave a basket out for anyone.
Thank you !!!



Day 250 - Sept 7th - St Peter and St Paul's Church, Kings Sutton
(Confession: it's a composite of four photo's - I couldn't get back far enough!)



Day 249 - Sept 6th -Glasses
 


Day 248 - Sept 5th - Late summer barn and trees (see Day 44)



Day 247 - Sept 4th - Amy's first day at High School



Day 246 - Sept 3rd - Pumpkin progress report (see days 129, 196, and 225)



Day 245 - Sept 2nd - View of Farnborough Church



Day 244 - Sept 1st - The office Summer Lunch was a barbecue this year.



Day 243 - Aug 31st - August's view from the window



Day 242 - Aug 30th - Looks like my pear tree is going to produce a good crop this year!



Day 241 - Aug 29th - Back in the office.



Day 240 - Aug 28th - Rusty railway



Day 239 - Aug 27th - The vegetable garden (see day 71)



Day 238 - Aug 26th - Bascote Heath cemetary.



Day 237 - Aug 25th - Cadman's Pool.



Day 236 - Aug 24th - New Forest pony



Day 235 - Aug 23rd - Christchurch synchronised swimming club practicing



Day 234 - Aug 22nd - Fly agaric toadstool, New Forest



Day 233 - Aug 21st - The blackberry season is starting
 


Day 232 - Aug 20th - Fidget spinner



Day 231 - Aug 19th - Corn 



Day 230 - Aug 18th - Night-time storm



Day 229 - Aug 17th - Stone at end of path in Cropredy.
The plaque reads "Ancient Pathway leading from The Church"



Day 228 - Aug 16th - Squirrel Monkey (Saimiri sciureus)



Day 227 - Aug 15th - View of Burton Dassett Hills



Day 226 - Aug 14th - Sloe Wine Step 4 (see Day 72): Enjoy!!!



Day 225 - Aug 13th -  My little pumpkin (Days 129 & 196) isn't so little any more!!!



Day 224 - Aug 12th - Canal near Wormleighton



Day 223 - Aug 11th - Tea break!!!



Day 222 - Aug 10th - I may be pilloried for this, but here's a stock image from Avon Dassett!



Day 221 - Aug 9th - "Many hands make light work!"



Day 220 - Aug 8th - I'm not saying I'm forgetful.. but Amy went for a sleepover last night, and I have to pick her up on the way home from work!



Day 219 - Aug 7th - Six months on! (see Day 42)



Day 218 - Aug 6th - After the harvest



Day 217 - Aug 5th - Fenny Compton fauna



Day 216 - Aug 4th - Check up at the dentist. To think he has to look at this all day, every day! Urrgghhh!!!!!!!!!



Day 215 - Aug 3rd - Gate to ......???



Day 214 - Aug 2nd -The day's nearly over and I haven't done my photo!!!
What shall I take? Phew! Made it!!!



Day 213 - Aug 1st - Cycle Selfie



Day 212 - July 31st - July's view from the window



Day 211 - July 30th - Harvest time



Day 210 - July 29th - An abstract painting.. or .. superstore window?



Day 209 - July 28th - Stick insect



Day 208 - July 27th - Butchers Row, Banbury.



Day 207 - July 26th - Down at the duckpond.



Day 206 - July 25th - Barges at Cropredy Marina



Day 205 - July 24th - "Zoe! Can I have my computer back now... PLEEEAASE?"



Day 204 - July 23rd - After yesterday, one of Fenny's less prominent, but more scenic views!!!



Day 203 - July 22nd - One of Banbury's more prominent, if not scenic, views!!!



Day 202 - July 21st - All Saints Church, Great Bourton.



Day 201 - July 20th - The bumble bees were working late this evening!



Day 200 - July 19th - Amy had her Leavers' dance this evening.



Day 199 - July 18th - Market Place, Banbury



Day 198 - July 17th - Zoe had a good school report, so we got her a camera as a reward. She's now taking photographs of everything!



Day 197 - July 16th - Paws for thought!!!



Day 196 - July 15th - The little pumpkin seedling from Day 129 is now 8 feet across, and producing pumpkins; only 4 inch diameter at the moment, but there's still 3 months till harvest.



Day 195 - July 14th - The White Lion Lying in White Lion Walk



Day 194 - July 13th - Ripening Corn



Day 193 - July 12th - Dassett School, Years 5 & 6 performed 'The Tempest'



Day 192 - July 11th - Rain at last, and the water tank gets a chance to fill up.



Day 191 - July 10th - The first picking of Cherry Plums



Day 190 - July 9th - Avon Dassett



Day 189 - July 8th - Thrush's Leftovers



Day 188 - July 7th - Beanbags at School Sports Day



Day 187 - July 6th - Another hot and thirsty day in the office



Day 186 - July 5th - Upton House



Day 185 - July 4th - Sunset at Burton Dassett Beacon



Day 184 - July 3rd - St. Michael's Church, Warmington



Day 183 - July 2nd - Half way through the year, and Bailey is finding walks are hot work.
182 days gone - 182 more photos to find



Day 182 - July 1st - Ground beetle - Carabus nemoralis



Day 181 - June 30th - June's view from the window



Day 180 - June 29th - Cropredy Bridge.
On this day in 1644 a battle was fought here, and the surrounding area, between the Cavaliers and Roundheads, during the English Civil War.



Day 179 - June 28th - The bus stop.



Day 178 - June 27th - Hagrid is a regular, and very affectionate, visitor to the office garden.



Day 177 - June 26th - Lunchtime in the office



Day 176 - June 25th - Wedding Anniversary



Day 175 - June 24th - I've been playing with my food again!



Day 174 - June 23rd - This plant is NOT in my garden



Day 173 - June 22nd - Sculpture at the new out-of-town shopping centre.
Shame they hid it away at the back, rather than at the entrance!



Day 172 - June 21st - Midday Summer Solstice Shadows



Day 171 - June 20th - Autumn survivor



Day 170 - June 19th - After School



Day 169 - June 18th - The Banbury Vintage Motorcycle Club did their annual run past the house.



Day 168 - June 17th - Gargoyle



Day 167 - June 16th - Oh No!!!! Not again!!!



Day 166 - June 15th - Shadows on a pond.



Day 165 - June 14th - Early morning walk



Day 164 - June 13th - Is this fashion ever going to catch on?



Day 163 - June 12th - Signs of the times


Day 162 - June 11th - Out with the Fenny Compton Footpath Group, strimming footpaths



Day 161 - June 10th - Parsons Street, Banbury



Day 160 - June 9th - Stage 3 of the Women's Cycle Tour of Britain came through Fenny Compton today.



Day 159 - June 8th - General Election Day



Day 158 - June 7th - Compton Verney



Day 157 - June 6th - The pears on the tree are coming on nicely.



Day 156 - June 5th - The office rose garden is blooming.



Day 155 - June 4th - The Beacon, Burton Dassett Hills



Day 154 - June 3rd -  The Woad House


Day 153 - June 2nd - Wall Art, Butchers Row, Banbury.



Day 152 - June 1st - All Saints Church, Middleton Cheney.



Day 151 - May 31st - May's view from the window



Day 150 - May 30th - DVD



Day 149 - May 29th - Lizzie the Scarecrow. On duty!!!



Day 148 - May 28th - The Tunnel, Fenny Compton
(This was actually a tunnel until the 1800's when the top was dug away for material to build an embankment for the railway - but it's still called The Tunnel!)



Day 147 - May 27th - Ladybird on Stinging Nettle



Day 146 - May 26th - High Street, Banbury



Day 145 - May 25th - Hay-making



Day 144 - May 24th - Ivy



Day 143 - May 23rd - Wormleighton



Day 142 - May 22nd - First strawberries; tiny but tasty



Day 141 - May 21st - Cat-in-a-box #2 
Willow is down-sizing this time!



Day 140 - May 20th - Puddle



Day 139 - May 19th - Rainy Lane



Day 138 - May 18th - The Edgehill Escarpment from Kineton



Day 137 - May 17th - Poppies



Day 136 - May 16th - Banbury birdlife.



Day 135 - May 15th - Raindrops



Day 134 - May 14th - Can anyone spot the emergency that International Rescue were called out to?



Day 133 - May 13th - The Girls performed with the Village Violin School



Day 132 - May 12th - Snail



Day 131 - May 11th - Wisteria on White Lion Walk, Banbury.



Day 130 - May 10th - Windmill at Bloxham Grove.



Day 129 - May 9th - Will this little pumpkin really be ready for Hallowe'en???


Day 128 - May 8th - MoT Time!
The car was a little tyred. 



Day 127 - May 7th - St. Botolph's Church, Farnborough




Day 126 - May 6th - I'm not sure what was in the straw.... but it earned Bailey a bath when he got home!!!



Day 125 - May 5th - Cat puzzle



Day 124 - May 4th - Star Wars Day.
"May the Fourth be with you!"



Day 123 - May 3rd - Bluebells in the office garden



Day 122 - May 2nd - Clematis



Day 121 - May 1st - Stockton Locks



Day 120 - April 30th - Radishes in the greenhouse are ready!!!



Day 119 - April 29th - Old stonework, Burton Dassett



Day 118 - April 28th - April's view from the window


Day 117 - April 27th - Sculpture on roundabout. Warwick Road into Banbury 



Day 116 - April 26th - Brackley town centre



Day 115 - April 25th - Canal lock in Banbury



Day 114 - April 24th - Picture of the 'day'


Day 113 - April 23rd - Woodland stroll



Day 112 - April 22nd - Chesterton Windmill



Day 111 - April 21st - Ash hasn't learnt that cats don't like water!



Day 110 - April 20th - At the MAD Museum, Stratford-on-Avon


Day 109 - April 19th - South Bar, Banbury



Day 108 - April 18th - Farnborough Hall



Day 107 - April 17th - The first jar of Plum Jam, made from last year's Cherry Plums



Day 106 - April 16th -  So many eggs in the shops, but this year, I made my own!
Happy Easter to Everyone!



Day 105 - April 15th - "Oh to be in Fenny Compton now that spring is here"
(Apologies to Robert Browning)



Day 104 - April 14th - Pear Blossom



Day 103 - April 13th - Need I say more!!



Day 102 - April 12th - Business was looking up this morning!



Day 101 - April 11th - Wroxton Duck Pond



Day 100 - April 10th - I was struggling to find a picture for the day. Then I saw the light!



Day 99 - April 9th - Path to Fenny Compton



Day 98 - April 8th - Mum's 90th Birthday Cake



Day 97 - April 7th - The Leys: Path to People's Park



Day 96 - April 6th - Spring green and yellow



Day 95 - April 5th - Zoe's school production; the story of David and Goliath



Day 94 - April 4th - Cat-in-a-box



Day 93 - April 3rd - Horley



Day 92 - April 2nd - Zoe's Birthday Cake



Day 91 - April 1st - Cloudscape



Day 90 - March 31st - March's view from the window



Day 89 - March 30th - Banbury Market



Day 88 - March 29th -  Gift from Down-Under



Day 87 - March 28th -  Racing the Storm.... (I lost!!!)



Day 86 - March 27th - Spring Flower Garden



Day 85 - March 26th - My Mum. Happy Mother's Day.



Day 84 - March 25th - Sleepy Hollow welcomes headless riders!!



Day 83 - March 24th - Comic Relief: Mad Hair Day



Day 82 - March 23rd - The One That Got Away!!!



Day 81 - March 22nd - Billowing Clouds



Day 80 - March 21st - Warmington



Day 79 - March 20th - First Day of Spring




Day 78 - March 19th - The First Rhubarb of the Season



Day 77 - March 18th - Amy's Birthday Cake




Day 76 - March 17th - It's St. Patrick's Day! So I had to! Didn't I?




Day 75 - March 16th - The architectural delight of Aylesbury!




Day 74 - March 15th - Fog over the hills




Day 73 - March 14th - Moon (1/4 million miles) and Jupiter (425 million miles)




Day 72 - March 13th - Sloe Wine Step 3: Squeeze out every last drop of juice, add sugar, and yeast. Then wait!



Day 71 - March 12th - Time to start working on the vegetable garden.



Day 70 - March 11th - Blackthorn Blossom



Day 69 - March 10th - Sloe Wine Step 2: Adding boiling water to the mashed fruit.



Day 68 - March 9th - Sloe Wine Step 1: Defrost your sloes



Day 67 - March 8th - Grape Still Life



Day 66 - March 7th - Sun and Clouds over The Beacon



Day 65 - March 6th - A Night-time Drive
Zoe wanted to write a poem. We worked on it together over the weekend.



Day 64 - March 5th - Bike ride



Day 63 - March 4th - Tree and sky



Day 62 - March 3rd - Selfie!!!



Day 61 - March 2nd - Bees are starting work for the season.



Day 60 - March 1st - St. David's Day



Day 59 - Feb 28th - There are pancakes... and there are PANCAKES
Salmon and chorizo in a creamy sauce, with broccoli. 



Day 58 - Feb 27th - February's view from the window 



Day 57 - Feb 26th - Spring Lambs



Day 56 - Feb 25th - An Empty Bottle



Day 55 - Feb 24th - Banbury Canal



Day 54 - Feb 23rd - The Clouds of Storm Doris


Day 53 - Feb 22nd - Getting ready for the Pub Quiz tonight



Day 52 - Feb 21st - Zoe made flapjacks last night!!!! :-)


Day 51 - Feb 20th - A Lonely Crocus: The First of Many



Day 50 - Feb 19th - Old Stump


Day 49 - Feb 18th - Happy Birthday to Me!!!!



Day 48 - Feb 17th - Planning the weekend



Day 47 - Feb 16th - Misty morning.



Day 46 - Feb 15th - From my Valentine!!!



Day 45 - February 14th - For my Valentine XXX



Day 44 - Feb 13th - Barn and trees


Day 43 - Feb 12th - Aconites



Day 42 - Feb 11th - A snowy outlook!!



Day 41 - Feb 10th - Looking through my paperwork



Day 40 - Feb 9th - Ivy covered fence.


Day 39 - Feb 8th - I wonder how many people have noticed this in Banbury!!



Day 38 - Feb 7th - Nothing looks quite so happy as a happy cat!


Day 37 - Feb 6th - I think this is what they call a 'stock image'!!!


Day 36 - Feb 5th - Farm Trailer


Day 35 - Feb 4th - Leamington Not-so-wild-life!!


Day 34 - Feb 3rd - The Fine Lady's Frog


Day 33 - Feb 2nd - Think I'll stay in today!!!!


Day 32 - Feb 1st - Parsons Street, Banbury


Day 31 - Jan 31st - View from the window


Day 30 - Jan 30th - Nearly a month into the 365 Challenge.... and still getting ideas for photo's!!!!!


Day 29 - Jan 29th - Walking Bailey along the canal


Day 28 - Jan 28th - Do you ever have the feeling that you are being watched?


Day 27 - Jan 27th - Waiting for the computer to start up!


Day 26 - Jan 26th - Snowdrops


Day 25 - Jan 25th - Townscape


Day 24 - Jan 24th - Definitely needed a hand clearing ice off the car windows this morning!


Day 23 - Jan 23rd - Banbury wildlife


Day 22- Jan 22nd - A frosty morning installing a gate with the local footpath volunteers, followed by the Mid-Winter Breakfast - sausage, bacon and eggs. Yummmm!


Day 21 - Jan 21st - Clouds, sun, and trees.


Day 20 - Jan 20th - Farnborough Church


Day 19 - Jan 19th - Rush hour on the M40


Day 18 - Jan 18th - Lunchtime shopping


Day 17 - Jan 17th - Sunrise after the rain.


Day 16 - Jan 16th - Home-time and it's still raining .... and there are roadworks!!


Day 15 - Jan 15th - It's cold and raining outside, so I'm leaving the Shire behind, and heading off for an adventure in Middle-Earth!!!


Day 14 - Jan 14th - The very first primrose bud in the garden!


Day 13 - Jan 13th - After the snowstorm yesterday, I woke this morning to find my car buried under 3mm of snow!!!!


Day 12 - Jan 12th - Yes, I was actually at work when I found this stump full of toadstools.


Day 11 - Jan 11th - Watching the sun get up.


Day 10 - Jan 10th - Feathers


Day 9 - Jan 9th - "Ride a Cock Horse to Banbury Cross....


Day 8 - 8th Jan - Winter Heliotrope (Petasites fragrans) the first flower of the year.


Day 7 - 7th Jan - In the log store


Day 6 - 6th Jan - Atlas Moth


Day 5 - 5th Jan - Misty window on a sunny day


Day 4 - 4th Jan - Nearly 12th Night, so a chance to Catch a Falling Star


Day 3: Jan 3rd and back to work... but there is one consolation - Turkey Soup!!!!!!


Day 2 - Exploring the icy wastes of the Burton Dassett Hills


Day 1 - New Years Day. It's raining. The home brew jars on the shelf are empty. So what to do? Finish the bottle of red started last night... look through the leftovers in the fridge.... and make turkey soup!


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