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Mission House Studio

While touring the Isle of Harris, we stopped at Mission House Studio, a gorgeous art studio housed in a converted church sitting alone in the desolate landscape. 184 more words

Outer Hebrides

At the edge

In May I spent a week on the outer hebrides, mostly South Uist, but also visiting Eriskay, Benbecula and North Uist. The light, ozone, colours and wildlife were wonderful.Its a special place.

Two years ago

Two years ago today I was off to Scotland to hike the Outer Hebrides. A trip full of great memories, a reminder to live each day to the fullest and a recognition of the importance of love and connection. 24 more words


Outer Hebrides adventure, no Golden Eagles or Otters.....but Robson Green?!

The Outer Hebrides is a very special place, that has to be visited to fully appreciate it’s unique beauty. Two weeks at least is needed to fully explore all its nooks and crannies, probably more actually. 624 more words


The House Between Tides, by Sarah Maine

I thoroughly enjoy a good Gothic romance, with Daphne Du Maurier’s Rebecca still one of the greatest. The House Between Tides has the right elements, but somehow it seems to shy away from the full emotional melodrama that gives a good Gothic its flavour.  238 more words


Scotland 2016 - Day 0

Today’s the day.  In a few short hours, I’ll be on my way across the pond again for a long-awaited two-week visit to northern Scotland.  I wasn’t supposed to be going to Scotland this summer.   549 more words


Call of the Wild

I had imagined all kinds of things about this canoe holiday. That it had been billed on the website as a ‘mystery trip’ I suppose added to the sense of anticipation, however I do get carried away in my own thoughts sometimes and this was no different. 1,235 more words