Here's today's "from the sewing room window" photo. You'll maybe notice that the whirlygig has been put up - yes, I hung the washing outside today. It wasn't quite dry when I brought it in but at least I got it outside!
Oh, and T - our grass is *always* green. Even in the depths of winter or the heights of summer, our grass is green. It's due to all the rain we get - and the lack of scorching heat that you get over the pond. :o)