Category Archives: Out and About

A walk on the beach!

Who loves a walk along a beautiful beach?  We are so lucky to have so many wonderful beaches in the North East Of Scotland and these pictures are a few of my favourites!  Balmedie Beach is our closest one to … Continue reading

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Aberdeen Restaurant Week 2020

This week sees the return of Aberdeen Restaurant Week and there is still time to sample what is on offer before it ends this Sunday.  With so many fantastic places to choose from, this is a great opportunity to try some … Continue reading

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David Welch Winter Gardens

If heading outdoors is not something that you want to do in the windy and wet weather that we have been experiencing lately then why not do something indoors!  There is so much to do in and around Aberdeen and … Continue reading

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Watching for Squirrels!

This weekend we were up in Aviemore for a few days.  It has been a few years since we have been and there was no snow unlike previous times when we have visited at this time of year.  There was … Continue reading

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SPECTRA – Aberdeen’s Festival of Light

This amazing festival is back next month from Thursday 13 February to Sunday 16 February 2020 and this year, the theme is based on Scotland’s Coasts and Waters.  A truly wonderful show of public light which is used to light … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our guests, readers and followers.  I hope that you had a lovely Christmas and welcome to my first blog of 2020!  It is hard to believe that we are into January already!  Just yesterday I … Continue reading

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Aberdeen Christmas Tree Switch on

If you are around Aberdeen later on tonight then why not head along to the Castlegate to see the Christmas Tree Switch on at 7.00pm.  The tree has been kindly donated from Aberdeens twin town Stavanger in Norway.  There will … Continue reading

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My Favourite Beach!

It is nice to see the sunshine the last few days and when it is like this, I love nothing more than heading out for a walk along the beach!  I have posted many blogs from Balmedie Beach – it … Continue reading

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Christmas Craft Fair at Haddo House

This weekend, Haddo House are hosting their Christmas Craft Fair on Saturday and Sunday from 10.00am.  For those that like to be organised and plan their Christmas shopping in advance, this is a great opportunity to make a start!  There … Continue reading

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Halloween Weekend!

Next week is Halloween and this Sunday, Pitmedden Garden are getting into the spirit with a Halloween Experience! The garden will be all dressed up and there will be some scary characters to keep an eye out for!  This is … Continue reading

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