Tag Archives: winter

Pitmedden Christmas Lights

On Sunday, Pitmedden will be switching on its Christmas lights.  It certainly sounds like a great afternoon out – fireworks, music, hot food and drinks and of course, the chance to see Santa!  I have attached some information which was … Continue reading

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Leaves everywhere!

What a contrast to my blog last week!  The sun is out but the wind is blowing and has been for most of the day.  And when the wind blows at this time of year, it means a lot of … Continue reading

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Pitmedden Christmas lights switch on

Last weekend saw Montrose switch on their Christmas lights – this picture was taken by my son who lives down in this area.  This weekend, Pitmedden will be switching on their Christmas Lights so we will be taking a wander … Continue reading

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After the rain

We’ve had all four seasons in the last 10 days: we’ve had blue sky sunny at an amazing 19 degrees; and we’ve had major rainfall and wind; and now we’re back to something more like a seasonal normal. So walking … Continue reading

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Preparing for winter!

It’s the question of the moment:  “Have you put your central heating back on?”, with various dates being suggested for the traditional family switch on with some people holding out for 1st October. Here at the Bothy, this week sees … Continue reading

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Unbelievable but true!

I normally put a single photo in the Bothy blog pieces – but today merits two!  When I took Scamp out this morning I decided to take my camera too. It’s amazing that our Bothy guests wakened up this morning … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring

I wonder what signs you look for that spring is round the corner.  Perhaps it’s the early flowers – snowdrops and crocuses.  I saw an early sign at the start of the week when I went round the corner of … Continue reading

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