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Friday photo: robin in the snow

We had quite a bit of snow yesterday morning, but in the afternoon the sun came out and brightened things up. I expect the birds enjoy a bit of winter warmth on their feathers, just as humans appreciate it against the skin. 6 more words


Aberfeldy – doing nothing in the middle of nowhere.

This was a laugh, a fleeting jaunt up to some ridiculously ostentatious lodge in Perthshire – well it was until the taps froze. Ah, rum for brekky instead of water, and shower-free days spent sat on my hoop watching movies and munching Pringles. 38 more words


An Icy Image

I hate winter with a passion, but of course ice looks so beguiling. This was taken yesterday morning in Perthshire, around 11am, when the light was just perfect. 19 more words

Lorna Irvine

Postcards fae the North

This time around we’re heading North fae Perthshire via Scone Palace to the frozen wastes of Inverness and beyond.  Although I’ve taken a wee right turn for fish and chips in Crail. 26 more words


To Perthshire and beyond

The late Mrs H and I were very partial to Perthshire.  We had some nice holidays in that part of the world and if I do decide to take my lonely life somewhere else it’s a joint favourite, along with Dumfriesshire. 38 more words


A bracing autumn walk

Two days ago, on a cold but beautiful morning, the delightful assistants got themselves warmly kitted up and headed off to a quiet road not far from their home for a little health-giving trot. 479 more words