And then there was silence

After over 24 hours of severe wind, rain and hail stones there is finally silence.  Silence outside as we can’t hear roof tiles rattling any more nor various miscellaneous items being throw about the garden, and silence inside as the Sky box seems to have malfunctioned due to the storm. Hubby (Orkney beef) and I spent … More And then there was silence

Keeping Upright

There are gains and losses to living in such an exposed area.  The gains are the breathtaking panoramic views which I never tire of. I can see down to the Bay of Skaill (pictured)from my sitting room window and the waves can be pretty spectacular.   The losses has to be it’s not very sheltered … More Keeping Upright

Trying again

Exactly four weeks ago it was New Years Eve although it already feels in the dim and distant past. I went along to a short watch night service at church to wave goodbye to 2015 usher in 2016 with my list of life changes I’m going to make.  Lose weight, get fit, de clutter, be more … More Trying again