Across the shire

“Any bad day can be fixed by driving country roads, windows down and music turned up.” —Country Thang Hubby and myself went for a drive this afternoon. We love going for drives (and picnics) in the countryside—it’s something we do quite often. We stopped to admire Craigievar Castle from the other side of the valleyContinue reading “Across the shire”

The Darling Buds of May

“Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May”. —Shakespeare We’ve had all kinds of weather here today – sunshine, rain, wind, hailstones… it’s been a right mixed bag. The garden plants are doing their best to bud and flower, but there seems to be a right ol’ struggle between spring and the weather thisContinue reading “The Darling Buds of May”