My Week in Pictures

Holidays and Happiness I did one day’s work this week before taking a few days off.  9 days ‘holiday’ stretched out in front of me and it felt like an eternity.  Now it’s down to 3 and they will disappear quicker than I can unwrap and pack away a Flake down my neck without the dog … More My Week in Pictures

My Week in Pictures

As we head into Christmas week I wish you health and happiness whatever you are doing and whoever you are with. Those of you in Orkney and at a loose end on Christmas Day are welcome to go along to a dinner held at the Stromness Baptist Church in the Town Hall. Just get in touch with me so I can pass on numbers for sprout allocation. (

Have a great week everyone and in the words on the back of the gin bottle…. Slánte! … More My Week in Pictures

Going it alone

I have been to the cinema by myself twice in my life.  The first time was several years ago.  I had not long been in Orkney, wanted to see the film, but hadn’t put down roots or know anyone well enough to ask them to go with me so I went alone.  I enjoyed the … More Going it alone