A near thing (I hope)

My own picture above shows Skippers Bridge in August this year and today’s guest picture, which was taken by my recorder playing friend Susan, shows how it looked this morning. She told me that it was too wet and dangerous to try to get a better position for the shot and I can believe herContinue reading “A near thing (I hope)”

Short but sweet

Today’s picture is another from the eclectic collection which my brother-in-law Huseyin has sent to me.  This one shows his wife, my sister Caroline, enjoying some blossom this time last year at Hillier’s Arboretum in Hampshire, England. Mrs Tootlepedal and I had a leisurely breakfast which, thanks to reading the Saturday newspapers, merged seamlessly intoContinue reading “Short but sweet”

Once bitten….

Today’s guest picture, sent by my younger son from Edinburgh, shows the Scottish Parliament building at Holyrood.  In 9 months we will know whether it is to house the governing body of a newly independent nation or to remain a provincial outpost of the London banking system as at present. It was raining when weContinue reading “Once bitten….”