The Lion King at the Edinburgh Playhouse and the Year of Experience

Years ago (MANY years ago…. ­čśë ), in the days when I was a student living in Glasgow, my friend told me about the Lion King musical. She had just been to see it and couldn’t stop talking about how absolutely amazing it was. I was of course, envious, and also broke – not the…

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Sea Views, Roses and Highland Cathedral: A Day to Remember at Dunbeath Castle Gardens

Last weekend we visited Dunbeath Castle Gardens for their annual summer open day.┬áStaying at home┬ámore than normal over the holidays has encouraged us to check out some of the attractions on offer on our own doorstep (or at least within a 30 minute┬áradius of┬áour house ­čśë ). And what attractions they are – Caithness has…

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The North Coast 500, Also Known As Home

There is a road I see from the front door of my home in Caithness that forms part of the North Coast 500. As kids, we knew it better as the road ‘up west’, a passage imbued with the promise of beaches, picnics and sand between our toes. These days, the route has a new title…

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Life Within Four Corners – Spring 2018

Welcome back to Life Within Four Corners, where I share some of my favourite photos, and the stories that went along with them each season. I used to do this on a monthly basis but to be honest, so many weekly and monthly commitments were getting too much for me to keep up with on…

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