Today’s guest picture is another from the delightfully sunny walk near Little Eaton that my brother took recently.  Here he was looking across the Derwent valley. By contrast, we were more than a little surprised to find our garden covered in snow when we woke up this morning. There had been some loose talk ofContinue reading “Unexpected”

Changeable weather

Today’s guest picture, sent to me by a proud parent, shows Maisie, Langholm’s gift to New Zealand, being very pleased to be exactly three years old.  Her grandfather was round for a cup of tea today but hadn’t seen the picture because his electricity was off. It was a fine day when we woke upContinue reading “Changeable weather”

Another visitor

Today’s guest picture shows the Olympic swimming pool in the Olympic Park in London.  My sister Mary paid £1 for the privilege of viewing it.  She didn’t go for a swim. I had arranged to go for a morning pedal with Dropscone but he rang up to say that he had forgotten that he hadContinue reading “Another visitor”

The bright side

Today’s picture shows a bee, dead centre on a cornflower I threw back the curtains to be greeted by a brilliant blue sky. It was the day for breakfast and a bike ride. I took the slow bike as I wanted to see if it was still making an ominous clicking noise after I hadContinue reading “The bright side”