It’s officially winter opening hours as of today because all engaged in the funny ritual of setting clocks back an hour. I’ve written many times about how my body clock is thrown completely by the clocks going backwards and forwards like this. I try hard these days to embrace some of the lovely things about … More My Week In Pictures – Winter Is Open
A week ago I was out for dinner with Orkney Beef and he told me his favourite thing about me was my sense of humour. I told him my favourite thing about him was his kindness. We didn’t venture onto the murky territory of our least favourite things about each other as it could have … More The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up
This photo came up in my facebook memories this week so it must have been a beautiful misty morning, the kind I love. Not so right now sadly. The wind is howling, travel is disrupted the fire is lit and I’m already dreading setting foot outside the door tomorrow. Never mind. Here’s the prize we … More My Week In Pictures – Wind, Frost, Knitting and Nests
Imagine being paid to dance around in sparkly shoes and sing all the songs to ABBA. Imagine! last night I saw people living what I quickly discovered was my dream job. An Abba tribute band had come to Orkney for a night and I’d bought tickets months before. After devoting my childhood to singing ABBA songs with a … More My Week In Pictures – I’m Back!