A trip to Edinburgh

Today’s guest picture comes from my Somerset correspondent Venetia and shows the Market or Buttercross at Somerton. Pretty well my whole day was taken up with a visit to Matilda, the WGSP, In Edinburgh.  Because Mrs Tootlepedal needed the car to go to a fellow embroiderer’s birthday party, I had to travel by bus toContinue reading “A trip to Edinburgh”

A varied day

Today’s guest picture is another from my brother’s visit to Haarlem.  It shows a clock dated 1520 still telling the correct time. After a weekend of rest, the men were back hard at work on the end wall.  The end of the roof has been re-tiled, a start made on the fireplace and a beamContinue reading “A varied day”

Mixed day

Today’s guest picture was taken by Venetia on her way home to Somerset.  It shows Paddington at Paddington. It was a day of mixed weather, emotions and variable activity.  The sun was shining when Sandy rang me up after breakfast and suggested a visit to the Moorland Feeder hide.  It is needless to say thatContinue reading “Mixed day”