Left high and dry

The guest picture of the day is another from Dropscone’s recent walk.  He passed this fine tree on his way.  It seems to be involved in an intricate ballet step. We woke to a chilly morning, so chilly in fact that the street coffee morning meeting needed coats and was adjourned early on account ofContinue reading “Left high and dry”

Flying a kite

Today’s guest picture is not sent by a guest but is a tribute to our own guest, Mauri, Mrs Tootlepedal’s mother, who is going home tomorrow after her two week stay with us.  She is a remarkable lady of 97 and truly fits the description of Special Grandma. Since it was Granny’s last day withContinue reading “Flying a kite”

Laying it on

Today’s guest picture, sent by Maisie’s mum, shows Maisie’s granddad being well looked after during his visit to NZ.  I hope he and Alison get back safely as I am missing our Friday evenings of music and conversation. Unlike the shirtsleeve weather in New Zealand, there was ice about here when we woke up andContinue reading “Laying it on”