My Week in Pictures

A Quick Summer Before Back To Winter Something monumental happened in my life this week.  After about ten years of not putting my goblin feet on display, I finally decided to buy a pair of open toe sandals and wore them to work. My colleague thought I was completely mad and insists we should be wearing … More My Week in Pictures

My Week in Pictures

The one that got away continued In last week’s My Week in Pictures I told you about some of the amazing wildlife I saw but didn’t manage to photograph.  This week Orkney Beef managed to top the lot by seeing killer whales.  Do not adjust your screens, you read that correctly.  He actually came home … More My Week in Pictures

My Week in Pictures

Storm Doris A couple of years ago storms didn’t have names, they were just storms.  Now they have names and seem more dramatic. This week saw the arrival of Storm Doris, and I live in such an exposed area I could barely stand up to get to the car.  The waves were incredible and I … More My Week in Pictures

My Week in Pictures

  Note, the mug is small, the house is far away….   For this first time this year Orkney Beef and I sat outside sat outside in the sunshine and had a cuppa. It didn’t last long but it was enjoyable all the same. Later in the week it wasn’t really sitting outside weather but … More My Week in Pictures

My Week in Pictures

My sister and nephew have been over visiting from  Colorado America this week so it’s been great to catch up and visit places with renewed enthusiasm.  Ann (or The Backcracker as she’s known due to her being a physio and able to sort out our backs with remarkable speed and technique) is fascinated by all … More My Week in Pictures

My Week in Pictures

Operation ‘No Excuses’ was activated this week. I need to stop putting off walking because of the weather and in preference to and extra half hour in bed, so  I forced myself to get up and walk even though it was still pitch black and windy.   I found a pair of Orkney Beef’s waterproofs … More My Week in Pictures