Down by the stream

Barley and Pickle went with the boys down to the stream. It was a lovely cool spot to fish for minnows and dip the toes. Everyone was having fun playing ‘Pooh sticks’ when Pickle had the idea he wanted to try out the course for himself. Barley went along too but soon was having second thoughts.…

Waiting for the boat

Barley went down to the sea. His brother Pickle is hitching a ride on a boat from Brazil which should arrive any day now. Wait! What’s that on the horizon?

Bunting time

Barley speaking:  I’m busy preparing for Pickle’s homecoming. I’ve rooted about and found some thread and cut out colourful triangles from Liberty’s magazines, I don’t think she’ll mind when she sees how pretty it is going to be.