Just not getting the picture

Today’s guest picture comes from our son Tony. He turned away from his usual lovely views to catch a bit of the local wild life today. It is a buzzard. Thanks to circumstances and forgetfulness, I only took one picture today, making this a most unusual day for me. It was quite an interesting dayContinue reading “Just not getting the picture”

Scones, scuttling around and singing

Today’s guest picture is another from our son Tony’s walk round the Wemyss Estate.  As well as a parakeet in a tree, he came across a curious deer which was looking a bit lost. We were visited by storm Diana today.  I must say that the practice of giving passing weather fronts a name isContinue reading “Scones, scuttling around and singing”

A well chosen moment

Today’s guest picture was sent to me by Dropscone and shows his fine looking grandson Leo, who was visiting last weekend. The letters WWW may have a common meaning in today’s wired up world but to us in Langholm they stand for Warm, Wet and Windy and we had another WWW day today. The morningContinue reading “A well chosen moment”

Sunshine in the dark

Today’s guest picture shows my mother-in-law standing beside her daughter  whom she is visiting in southern France.   They were attending the apple festival in the town of Mirepoix. I enjoyed a lazy breakfast and a quiet sit with the crossword after it while Mrs Tootlepedal went off to song in the church choir.  I didContinue reading “Sunshine in the dark”