1. Tunbridge Wells blogger Inspiral Daze has written about the same willowherb stalks that I spotted on my walk.
2. You might think I've left the door open because I'm going in and out to the bin as I clean: but really it's because I want to hear the long hiss of the rain, and to feel the air moving.
3. The first of a new Bear Grylls series includes a shot of him from an angle that only his wife should ever see. It makes us snigger for the rest of the evening.