Tag Archives: spring

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our guests, readers and followers.  Hope that you had a lovely time over the festive period and are looking forward to 2018.  The sun is shining today and it is just beautiful – a stark contrast … Continue reading

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Snow showers to sunshine!

 It has been a while since I have added on two pictures to the Bothy blog but I felt that this week was the perfect opportunity to do so. These pictures were taken just this week and within a few … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse

Tomorrow is officially the first day of the next astronomical spring and it will be welcomed in with the Solar Eclipse!  Much of northern Europe, including the UK, will be plunged into darkness on Friday morning for a few minutes as the … Continue reading

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Our collar doves are back

I love this time of year when the long dark nights are starting to stretch out into longer bright days and you can hear the sound of the birds again.  It confirms that we are heading towards Spring time for … Continue reading

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New Year, new growth, new memories to make

I was walking up the garden path yesterday and was surprised to see a couple of the plants on the south side of the house in flower.  It always surprises me when plants just quietly get on with the business … Continue reading

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There are breaks… and there are breaks

The snowdrops are back in spite of all the wind and rain, reminding us all that nature is heading for spring. There’s been a break in the Bothy Blog over the last few weeks because I managed to fracture my … Continue reading

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The colour of spring

Spring flowers This photograph was taken on 7th April with all the hope of days which would be both warmer and longer.  One of the great things about the North East, or in fact anywhere in the North of Scotland … Continue reading

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