Our Scottish Neighbours

Our immediate neighbours on one side are a young family… And on the other side we have youngsters…. Otherwise, this is the neighbouring farm as seen over the garden fence… We went over to say hello during my first few days here in Scotland where we got to meet some of the livestock and their […]

What is this flower called?

Just spotted this gorgeous little flower protected under the tree’d canopy on the woodland floor ~ They have a ‘splodgy’ variegated leaf They only stand about 8 – 10cm tall The flower reminds part of cowslip – part red campion! The mix of coloured flowers on the one stem is simply beautiful And to see them […]

Scotland & a Drop of Rain

The weather during my second week in Scotland was a little damper! However, despite the wet we ventured out into the Galloway Forest and up to see the Grey Mare’s Tail waterfall in full flow ~ (There are several waterfalls in GB with this name – This one is in the Galloway Forest Park on […]