Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather." ~ John Ruskin I wonder if folk who live in places which are regularly and deeply snowy get bored of it - contempt breeds familiarity and all … Continue reading “Snow is exhilarating”
This stunning short film takes a bird's-eye look at the glory that is Edinburgh's very own volcano - Arthur's Seat. At 251m above sea level, it is an iconic part of the city's landscape, and affords magnificent views. Hub and I have climbed it a couple of times, once as part of a marvellous light … Continue reading Arthur’s Seat in all its splendour
We are having another lovely run of warm weather and sunshine here in Edinburgh. I took this photo yesterday while Hub and I were out for a stroll. Although the blossom is starting to go over on most of the trees, it is wonderful to see the trees filling out with their new leaves - … Continue reading Is this summer….?
Edinburgh has been blessed with the most glorious of weather today. Clear blue skies, beautiful sunshine and no breeze to take the edge off the warmth of the temperature. Perfect! I was lucky to have the time this morning to make the most of this gorgeous day, so I took myself off to Edinburgh's Royal … Continue reading Spring Sunshine and Gardens