As we get ready to wave the year goodbye, we hope that whatever you're up to this weekend you enjoy the tail end of 2011 and are looking forward to new beginnings.As well as celebrating a new year, this weekend get your creative juices flowing with your inventive captions for this camera-shy red squirrel. I look forward to your great suggestions in the comments below.
From all of us in the Web Team we wish you a happy 2012.
I don't think there's much else I can add to this cute photo of a robin by Mark Sisson except to say that I hope you've all had a lovely Christmas.
You don't need to be told what to do this weekend...! But if you're after advice on how to give your garden visitors a festive treat, we have everything you need to know about feeding birds.
Merry Christmas from the Notes on Nature team.