Thursday, 31 December 2015


Torchlit procession and stuff before fireworks at midnight.

Wednesday, 30 December 2015


Sunday, 27 December 2015

December sky

Friday, 25 December 2015


Thursday, 30 July 2015


Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Bagpuss, O Bagpuss

Practising portraits.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

Summer Reading Challenge

Miss M completed the Summer Reading Challenge.

Saturday, 25 July 2015

An ancestor of Lego

Friday, 24 July 2015

Up the glen

Went for a longish walk with the Boy :-).

Thursday, 23 July 2015

At Ruthven Barracks

Chillier than it looked because there was a strong wind blowing.  It's a very exposed spot so I can't imagine it was very pleasant living there in the olden days!

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

A quick trip north

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Mixed weather

Something for everyone!

Monday, 20 July 2015


Sunday, 19 July 2015


Tiles in a tenement close in the West End of Glasgow.

Friday, 17 July 2015


Thursday, 16 July 2015

a sign of summer

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

buzzing around

Saturday, 11 July 2015

splish splash

Friday, 10 July 2015

In Xanadu did Kubla Khan..

 .. a stately Pleasure Dough-m decree.

Pizza night!

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

a stealthy paw

Monday, 6 July 2015

playing with the camera

Messing around with different settings on the camera.

Sunday, 5 July 2015


There was very heavy rain earlier but clear sky now.

Friday, 3 July 2015

Glitter 'tattoo'

Thursday, 2 July 2015


Wednesday, 1 July 2015

hot day

Disgustingly hot and muggy in fact (26.8°C, which is what counts as tropical round here), but owing to heavy cloud all my pictures look grey, cold and dreich as usual!

Tuesday, 30 June 2015

more stripes

Monday, 29 June 2015

summer stripes

Sunday, 28 June 2015


Saturday, 27 June 2015

woolly goodness

Need some colour!

Friday, 26 June 2015

big grey sky

Thursday, 25 June 2015


Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Honesty seedhead

Friday, 19 June 2015


I'm sure I've posted pictures of this before. Still no idea what it is, but it's fun to photograph.

Thursday, 18 June 2015


Another thing on M's 'fun things to do' list was 'bake a cake', so we made my belated birthday cake, with chocolate buttons naturally.

Wednesday, 17 June 2015

making 'perfume'

This along with the den-building was part of M's 'homework' - fun things to do.

Tuesday, 16 June 2015

post-dentist beauty

'Cos you need to look for beauty in your surroundings when your face is half numb.

Monday, 15 June 2015


Sunday, 14 June 2015


Saturday, 13 June 2015


Child 2 got a silver in a being bendy and climbing on somebody competition (i.e. gymnastics).

Friday, 12 June 2015


Thursday, 11 June 2015

busy intersection

Nuisance though they are in the garden, the snails do amuse me.

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

The Outdoors being Great

Ah, the smell of line-dried washing...

Sunday, 7 June 2015

Contour lines

An old map, but in that part of the world I doubt much has changed!

Thursday, 4 June 2015


Love this plant, but it does unfortunately get Billy Joel into my head.

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

snooze time

Apparently he'd had a busy day. Or not, as the case may be.

Monday, 1 June 2015


Finally got round to making the Boy's birthday cake..

Sunday, 31 May 2015

a bit blossomy

Ahem, it's actually the 23rd of June and I have a backlog of pictures to upload!

Saturday, 30 May 2015

Fortress of slugitude

The slugs and snails love this little plant, so I have been forced to Take Steps.

Friday, 29 May 2015

new keyboard

Retro chic.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

authenticity, we haz it

Miss M's Egyptian tomb project.
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