A very uneventful day

Today’s guest picture comes from our friend Gavin. He found a lovely display of wild roses in the hedge on one of his recent walks. We had another fine day here today. We seem rather unusually to be getting the best of the weather in the whole of the country at the moment, not tooContinue reading “A very uneventful day”

A Sunday without a song

Today’s guest picture comes from our son Tony.  On a clear day recently, he was able to look across the Forth and see North Berwick.  We haven’t organised a holiday there for this year yet.  This may be the closest we get to it. On a normal Sunday at this time of year, we wouldContinue reading “A Sunday without a song”

Another day out

Today’s guest picture comes from my sister Susan who was surprised to be shouted at by a dinosaur at Kings Cross station. I had an appointment at the new Dumfries Infirmary for a chest x-ray in the morning so we decided to make a day out of it and Mrs Tootlepedal came across with me. Continue reading “Another day out”

Step two

Today’s guest picture is another one of Regent’s Park on a glorious day early in this month.  It was taken by my sister Mary when she was either on her way to or back from a game of tennis there. We had a bright but slightly hazy day for my second trip to Dumfries InfirmaryContinue reading “Step two”

Hard to imagine a better day

Today’s picture shows a lovely sunny day in Langholm this morning… …so needless to say, we had made a plan to leave the town as soon as possible.  This meant an early visit to the producers’ market to stock up on fish, cheese and venison mince followed by a rendezvous with Sandy at Wauchope Cottage. Continue reading “Hard to imagine a better day”