Posted by Tania Kindersley.
Today is all visual, to take your mind off the budget.
It was going to be in black and white:
But then I saw the poppies and the peonies, and had to go into colour:
Then I became slightly mesmerised by the extraordinary bark on my beloved Scots pine:
And then I realised that, in some cases, all you need for happiness is a really big stick:
While in others, all that is required is some mossy grass to sprawl upon:
Apologies for slight dog overload. It was either that or a knotty Keynsian argument. I think I probably came down on the right side of that choice.
I leave you with a glorious thought from Albert Einstein, who knew a thing or two:
'There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.'