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Atlantic Storm

A stormy evening ahead thanks to the remnants of Hurricane Dorian, blasting from the Atlantic. The weather is due to …

Cuillin Range, Skye

“The mountains stand tall, watching the land stretching far, guarding their Kingdom”

The Tranquil Place

When life’s troubles come into your world there is always a special place where you can retreat and gather your …

Bumblebees

I visited the nature reserve this afternoon to look for butterflies. I saw several Scotch Argus and small Whites flying …

Hedgehog Home

We found some animal droppings on the lawn which looked like hedgehogs. I have a good mammal identifier book from …

Butterfly Conservation

I received my new butterfly conservation magazine today. I joined last year because of the decline in butterfly numbers, here …

Wildlife Pond

We decided to create a wildlife pond , to see if we could attract more creatures into the garden. There …

Summer Storm

What a stormy day yesterday, very wet all day, with high winds. The river Roskhill was thundering down the gorge. …

Tree Surgery

This conifer was planted when the eldest daughter started Dundee University in 2002. It was 60cm then and now it …

Whale Watching on Skye

Went on the Stardust Sea eagle boat trip today from Portree harbour. The sea eagles refused to fly down for …