A rewarding day

Today’s guest picture comes from my brother Andrew’s walk up Blencathra last week. ┬áHe got this splendid view of the Lake District as he climbed. We were promised a chilly day with a brisk north wind and we got it. ┬áLuckily we got some very bright and cheerful sunshine for most of the day soContinue reading “A rewarding day”

Light work

Today’s guest picture is from the camera of Mrs Tootlepedal and shows Matilda in her grandly named ‘personal transport system’. It was another quite chilly, grey and windy morning but my dental discomforts were a thing of the past and Dropscone and I set off on our own personal transport systems for the morning runContinue reading “Light work”


Today’s picture is the first appearance of a Welsh poppy this year. The forecast three days of gales and rain have turned out to be a very damp squib and today was another sunny day by and large, though there were one or two short showers including some pinging hail in the afternoon. With theContinue reading “Hatched”