Author Archives: Martha

Apple Sunday at Pitmedden Garden

Next Sunday is Apple Sunday at Pitmedden Garden.  This is such a fantastic day out and a great chance for you to buy some of their amazing apples and pears, as well as other local produce.  The day starts at 11.30am … Continue reading

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National Parks Week

Last week was National Parks Week and this is a picture which was taken while walking off the Cairngorm Plateau.  My son (David Simpson Photography) captured this shot when he was out walking with my grand-daughters.  The Cairngorms is one … Continue reading

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Green Flag Awards

Did you know that Duthie Park, Hazlehead Park, Aden Country Park, Haddo Country Park, Seaton Park and Johnson Gardens were all winners of the Green Flag Awards 2017! And what is great about that is that one of the winners is … Continue reading

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Aberdeen Beach

With all the amazing weather that we have been getting this week, I thought that a beach picture this week would be perfect for the blog!  This is Aberdeen Beach in the sunshine!  And not a cloud in the sky…..  … Continue reading

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Something for the weekend?

If you are looking for something to do at the weekend then why not go on a walking tour of the City.  This Saturday, Scot Free Tours will be holding a walking tour around Aberdeen City Centre.  This is a … Continue reading

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Portsoy – Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

I was having a wee look at some of the Festivals that are taking place over the next few months and noticed that the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival (STBF) is on in Portsoy on the 30th June and 1st July.  This … Continue reading

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Cruden Bay in the Sunshine!

At the weekend, our Grand-daughters were staying with us and as it was such a beautiful day on Saturday, we decided to take a drive to Cruden Bay with them and have a picnic and a play on the beach.  … Continue reading

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