Nothing doing

Today’s guest picture comes from Venetia. I think this must have been a stopping point on her journey north. The offer of tea and cakes seems attractive. We had a better day here, slightly warmer and slightly less windy. As the sun often came out, it was much more pleasant in the garden too. ThisContinue reading “Nothing doing”

Sandy goes over the top

Today’s guest picture, which was sent to me by my sister Mary, is from her recent visit to Kew Gardens. The thermometer said that it was rather cool at breakfast time but the air outside was paying no attention to the thermometer and it seemed to be pleasantly warm again as I set off forContinue reading “Sandy goes over the top”

Another go at resting

Today’s guest picture shows William and Sara, who are being looked after by their grandparents Mike and Alison, enjoying a visit to Hermitage Castle.  It was almost as much fun as frog hunting. As I spent most of it sitting down, working hard at some serious resting in an effort to chase away the hipContinue reading “Another go at resting”

Dumped

Today’s guest picture was kindly sent to me by Tuckamoredew, the fearless sub-zero Canadian cyclist aka Keith.  He spotted these mud nests on the underside of a bridge as he passed.  I have cruelly cropped his picture so I hope he forgives me. Dropscone and I had another fine day for our morning pedal butContinue reading “Dumped”