On Holiday at Home

At the beginning of this week the weather was awful! Really awful! We had gale force winds and torrential rain interspersed with hail. The wind was from the north at times, making it bitterly cold. At times working in the dye shed was a little frightening – although fortunately the shed is incredibly sturdy and […]

More Fresh Air

Following on from the last post, I thought I’d show you these photographs which I took late this afternoon as the sun was setting over the Minch. It had been a stressful day and when I saw the sun going down I decided to grab my camera, don another layer, and head out to a […]

And all I ask is a tall ship ….

One of the delights of living so close to the sea is that we get to see all sorts of things passing by. But today’s sighting was rather beautiful:

There was quite a heat haze which created her rather ghostly appearance. She is the Statsraad Lehmkuhl, a 3 masted barque, destination Bergen. Some time […]