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Weird family planning!

There’s plenty of family planning going on around the place at the moment. Polly Blue-tail appears to have been the only mother who planned it right; in a nest box in the duck house. 506 more words


Dust Bath

You know you are the first on a specific road if you come around a corner and a Helmeted Guineafowl is busy with the its morning dust bath. 188 more words


Moving forwards...

…to spring, hopefully. It was another beautiful day on Skye yesterday, albeit a wee bit hazy.

Everybody’s just been happy doing what they do. Sitting on the shed roof checking up on what I’m doing in the kitchen… 187 more words


Good and bad things on our return

We managed to avoid any snow on our return journey north but for the last couple of days, we’ve awoken to varying amounts of the stuff. 310 more words


Don't get excited but....

…there are a couple of encouraging signs around Garybuie which make me feel as though we’re at the right end of winter – the back-end! Signs which raise the spirits at least. 253 more words

Daily Life In The Glen

That isn't a Turkey!

This rather peculiar looking bird is a female Helmeted Guineafowl. ¬†Rather odd in appearance, and sometimes confused with the Turkey (though I’m sure very pleased¬† 157 more words