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An Interview with a Wildlife Expert (part 2)

An Interview with a Wildlife Expert (part 2)

In part 1, Dad gave us a glimpse into the natural world at Dreamcatcher Cabins. From kingfishers to hummingbird hawkmoths, the diversity of the ecosystem he’s nourished is admirable to say the least. The abundance of wildlife makes a stay at the cabins that little bit more special.  However, almost…

Cabin Diaries #2 – An Interview with an Expert (Part 1)

Cabin Diaries #2 – An Interview with an Expert (Part 1)

Sipping on my morning brew, I’m often treated to a visit from Bobbin the robin. He arrives in a flurry of wing beats, settles himself on a tap, and scans the area for any tasty morsels. He’ll hop furtively around the bath, then, once he’s noticed my gaze, zip off…

The Healing Power of Nature

If anyone’s been tuning in to the BBC’s ‘Springwatch’ this year, you may have seen the short clip on Mark Mason Gardner, a wildlife photographer who fell in love with the foxes his garden soon after becoming wheelchair bound by an illness. In the clip, he explains how watching the…

Bees and Wasps

A few nights ago Dad and I (Ross) were called out to a cabin because the heater wasn’t working. It turned out to be that I’d knocked a plug loose earlier in the day and had cut off the electricity to the boiler. When we opened the door to fix…