Monthly Archives: November 2010

Wishing and Hoping

Woohoo it’s cold out there in the world at the moment. We got minus sixies pixies the night before last, not the coldest place in Britain by any stretch but dam chilly to say the least. Lots of layers and … Continue reading

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Presentable Presents

Just to prove (mainly to myself) that my stand at the Great Northern wasn’t set up wonky as it looked in the image that I had taken of it, here’s a professional photo of it. Taken by James Photography at … Continue reading

Posted in Broughton House, Kirkcudbright | 3 Comments

Back to it.

Today I absolutely had to get on with things. Come on H, get your head in gear. There were lots of jobs needing doing that were all a bit disjointed you know, one jug to handle, two plaques to slip, … Continue reading

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Although I have been at work all week I don’t seem to have achieved much at all. Mostly I have been packing pots to post away and that does always take me far longer than I ever think it will. … Continue reading

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Stuff and rain.

I am not among these fruit loops but I lent my treasured pumpkin outfit to Paul for his Halloween bike ride with his friends, can you imagine meeting that lot hurtling (and boy do they hurtle) around the forest on … Continue reading

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New blogger for you

There’s a jeweller based in Glasgow but from this region who not only is a lovely great person but makes some stunningly beautiful pieces of work. Alison Macleod has started a blog, you can visit it here. You can visit … Continue reading

Posted in Alison Macleod, blogs, jewellery | 6 Comments


It appears that the winter is here properly. This morning the view as far as the eye could see was white with frost and the Galloway hills to the west were properly snowy white a good half way down their … Continue reading

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Here I be.

I’m still here, just been a bit distracted. It comes to something when you see your mum and she tells you off for not having blogged for two weeks!It’s been busy, stupid busy in the run up to that last … Continue reading

Posted in birthday, Lake District, Lochinch Castle | 18 Comments