Dragonfly Tales


Our new shop...THE POND

August 22, 2016 Jacqui Grove

Our new shop...THE POND

This month we opened our shop and as a result you might have noticed that we have changed our website name to The Pond Corbridge. THE POND- being the new platform for The Dragonfly Garden and Grove Pond Yachts.I am still and will always be obsessed with dragonflies and my husband will probably never shake off his passion for pond yachts either, so we have teamed up on the pond where our dragonflies and pond yachts have found a mutual home and make for a very unusual gift shop. We should have thought of this sooner. I'm sure our daughter was trying to get...


How this dragonfly obsession started

February 04, 2016 Jacqui Grove

How this dragonfly obsession started

In 2006 and after years of fighting Leukaemia my 16 yr old daughter was told she only had weeks left to live. It was then that I recalled hearing a dragonfly fable that helped me explain how it might be when you die. The story made everything seem so simple and certainly took away some of the fear.After I lost my precious daughter and having never seen a dragonfly before, I started seeing them everywhere. I have now literally seen hundreds. They find me at the perfect moment...usually when I'm having a wobble and am in need a little extra support ......