|Our snail is in a sea of celandines|
Lots of butterflies were out in the sunshine: brimstones, peacocks and small tortoiseshells.
|The grains of soil on top of the ant hill|
Then Bug Mad Girl told us about a special tree that looks like a ring of separate trees, but is apparently a single tree. Something got in the way when it was growing, making it split into different parts, forming this ring of tree trunks. Her school is at the bottom of the hill and they walk up there a few times each year. She was told about the tree on one of those walks.