It’s been the most beautiful spring day in Orkney. I enjoyed a walk in the sunshine and the dog’s tail wagged like a metronome the whole way. I breathed in the clean air and the only sound was the sea and the distant rumble of the odd car. I’ve done this walk many times, it’s … More #Londonisopen
Weather Weary Once a year, for about half an hour, I get so sick of the weather and constant wind that I think I want to jack it all in, pack up and move. It quickly passes, but for that time it’s very real. I guess it’s the runner’s equivalent of hitting the wall. If I … More My Week in Pictures
I’m not saying he has a swinging brick for a heart, but he did need to be in a coma to say he loved me….. … More He loves me, he told me so…..(when he was in a coma)
Hi Voices This week I was curator for the Hi Voices Twitter account. This is an account run by a different person from the highlands and islands each week and this past week was my turn. It was a bit daunting at first but I really enjoyed it and soon got into my stride. I … More My Week in Pictures
It’s international women’s day and thousands if not millions of women will be sharing stories of inspiring women from around the globe. Many of them who have changed the world and their stories reach far and wide. They are incredible women. I on the other hand want to say thank you to the women who … More To All The Women
This could possibly be the most heartwarming 56 seconds of your day. The little boy’s desire to make sure everyone has a turn is utterly charming. We could learn something from him. May you always encourage others to show off their best moves…..
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