Not up to much

Today’s guest picture comes from visit my brother Andrew paid to Peterborough Cathedral last month. Whatever the opposite of the saying, “Every cloud has a silver lining,” is applied to us today.  After a very grey day yesterday, we woke to brilliant sunshine but unfortunately it was accompanied by a brisk and very chilly northContinue reading “Not up to much”

Making the most of it

Today’s guest picture is part of a photograph which was sent to me by my younger son who went for a walk in Holyrood Park in Edinburgh today.  He was looking north from the lower slopes of Arthur’s Seat past the football stadium of Hibernian Football Club, over the Firth of Forth and on towardsContinue reading “Making the most of it”

The white stuff

Today’s picture is the view from our window in the afternoon. It had started snowing overnight and it snowed steadily until there was a three inch layer on the lawn by three o’clock in the afternoon.  Then the snow turned to rain and as I write this at nine o’clock, the rain is still comingContinue reading “The white stuff”