A Splash of Colour

After three days of warm sunshine, grey skies and seas have returned. The coats and scarves, hats and gloves, have been pressed back into service. Yet all is not lost. There has been a splash of colour, even on a grey day. Transported out of Scarinish we became aware that Spring had indeed touched the […]

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Sunset on a Memorable Day

On the 14th of February, 2016, the Baptist Church on Tiree met at their newly renovated premises at Baugh to give God thanks and to dedicate the church building to be used for His honour and glory. (Mouse-over for captions – Double-click for larger pictures) For our family visitors it was their last whole day […]

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Look at that sky!

Sitting with friends enjoying a leisurely cup of coffee at Heylipol, after a relaxed meal at the Cobbled Cow Carvery, and glancing out the window the words just tumbled out, “Look at that sky!” Cameras, iPhones and iPads in hand we rushed out into the garden to try and capture the sunset. It has come […]

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The Spring Weather Yo-Yo

The Weather Yo-Yo that is spring has brought bright sunshine to the island today, even if the south easterly breeze still has a chill in it. With crocuses beginning to open their heads to the sun, it really does begin to feel as if spring has sprung. Of course this begs the question, “Which ‘spring? […]

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Come Dine With Me

Aware that I would be ‘home alone’ I was kindly invited out by hosts to the Sunday Carvery at the ‘Cobbled Cow’’ Restaurant/Cafe located in Tiree’s Rural Centre. Contributors to Trip Advisor have variously described the restaurant, the food and its owners: “Little gem with great owners”, “Excellent food, well presented and friendly staff!!!”, “Excellent […]

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