Composting cycle

Today’s guest picture comes from our son Tony who stopped on his way to work this morning to record an early flight crossing above the rising sun. The sun rose in Langholm too, and after another chilly start, we had lovely weather all day. In the middle of the morning, we had a Zoom withContinue reading “Composting cycle”

The unkindest cut

Today’s guest picture is possibly the last from our daughter’s Devon jaunt.  She visited the celebrated garden at Knightshayes and thought that I might enjoy a view of some handsome grass.  I did. I had no commitments so I was able to ease through the day at a gentle pace.  It was fortunate that itContinue reading “The unkindest cut”

Not quite as fast as Bradley

Today’s guest picture is a splendid collection of bridges over the River Wear at Durham taken by my brother Andrew. The weather lived up to the forecast and was quite a lot less gloomy than recently.  From time to time there was even a glimpse of the sun.  Owing to the Olympic Games I didn’tContinue reading “Not quite as fast as Bradley”

Another quiet day

Today’s guest picture, sent by my sister Mary, shows Mr Grumpy’s London cousin posing on the Serpentine. Our spell of dry weather continued today, although it was rather gloomy in the morning.  The main feature of the weather, apart from the lack of rain, has been the prevalence of light winds and this has beenContinue reading “Another quiet day”