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January Blues

January Blues

I am watching a BBC Attenborough show and I’m almost in tears because the chipmunk we have followed all through Autumn has now had his entire acorn stash decimated by an older, sneakier rival. How will he survive the long, cold winter? How will I survive the long, cold winter!? January tends to do this to people … Continue reading

Pain in East London

Pain in East London

Firstly, where are all the squirrels? I’ve been in London just over a week now and…WHERE ARE THEY? I have been carrying a packet of Tesco’s unsalted nut mix in my handbag every day and I’ve only seen two. And one of those was very, traumatisingly dead. In a city that has been dubbed the least … Continue reading