The Great Outdoors

Memories of The Misty Isle

Thanks to some very kind, generous neighbours of ours, we were given the opportunity to visit their lovely little cottage on the Isle of Skye last week. Above all this trip reaffirms one’s faith in the true goodwill that exists in some people. Real kindness.  No expectations of return favours.  Honest, goodwill and nothing more.  […]

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The Lumpford Files

Friend or Foe?

Friend or Foe? There’s a lady who visits, she spends some time here, You may notice, she’s missing a piece of her ear. All part of her history, it’s chequered for sure, But I’ll fill in the gaps, come….. lean in, for more. When getting to know someone, there’s a long way to go Discovering […]

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Gone but never forgotton
The Lumpford Files

The Power of the Dog

A post I hadn’t been planning to write, but the events of the week have compelled me to put into words my own feelings about a subject that is close to mine and I know many others’ hearts.   You may have guessed from the title, I am talking here about our relationships with our dogs.  Our loyal […]

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