From time to time Orkney dwellers like to ‘get off the rock’ as I hear folk say, and join the rest of the world ‘Sooth’ for a weekend of shopping and entertainment. I had such a weekend with colleagues from work as we went to Aberdeen to see the stage production of Grease and generally … More My Week in Pictures
And of course the party goers reached the stage where they all prop each other up, sing with arms swaying and love every body. … More My Week in Pictures
It’s exciting times for Orkney as it’s in the middle of hosting its third book festival weekend. A perfect time to talk to local author of The Oystercatcher Girl by Gabrielle Barnby. ”In the medieval splendour of St Magnus Cathedral, three women gather to mourn the untimely passing of Robbie: Robbie’s widow, Tessa; Tessa’s old … More The Oystercatcher Girl by Gabrielle Barnby
The clocks changed last Sunday and in true British style we all a) Seemed surprised that it’s light in the mornings and b) Seemed surprised that it’s so dark at night. The dark finish from work was made a little more cheery by the St Magnus Cathedral being lit up beautifully. Every cloud and all that…. … More My Week in Pictures
Just in off the boat after a weekend away and I can confirm it was NOT serene and calm like this picture. Worst crossing I’ve been on, I spent the whole journey laying on the floor saying ‘I can do hard things’ in my head and breathing deep. 💪Anyway, no week in pictures tonight. Cup … More Send tea and sympathy
I have to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who kindly donated to my Just Giving page. … More My Week in Pictures
She once had to be a shepherd in the school nativity play and she’s never recovered. … More Oh Lawks I’m The Mother Of A 24 Year Old!