Winds of Change

Autumn in the Outer Isles can be somewhat blustery and at times storm lashed. Each year we get our share of  violent storm force winds (Force 11 - winds over 64 mph) when it's normally dinner by candle light and an early night with a hot water bottle. The winds can be very destructive and,… Continue reading Winds of Change

Grand Designs

We have come a long way from a run-down croft house in a tussocky field to a refurbished cottage with a working vegetable garden, fruit cages and a polytunnel. However, the dream of spending my winters by the fireside with bulb and seed catalogues remains ephemeral, as once again I'll be out and about in… Continue reading Grand Designs

Be what you would seem to be

Never imagine yourself not to be otherwise than what it might appear to others that what you were or might have been was not otherwise than what you had been would have appeared to them to be otherwise. - Lewis Carroll I have been musing about writing the anniversary blog for a while but eventually… Continue reading Be what you would seem to be