Creative Women

Creative Women

Interviews with marion Molteno Marion Molteno has interviewed several ‘Creative Women’ for a project with the National Women’s Register. I was pleased to be one of her interviewees earlier this year. You will also know Pauline Prior-Pitt and Carol...
Inheritance Tracks

Inheritance Tracks

Joni Mitchell I fell in love with this album in the late 70’s and consequently with everything Joni Mitchell has produced. Impossible to pick one song ~ or even one album really, but it was Blue that started the love affair. The header photo is from an...
A few boats

A few boats

Messing about with boats Not only are we surrounded by the sea on this tiny little island, but there are boats everywhere, too! Here are a few that Hilary has been snapping. (I’ve cheated a bit, the ones with the grand-children were taken on previous visits!)...
Temple View

Temple View

Temple View Under new management! Temple View Hotel On the first rainy, blustery day of our time here, we decided to visit the Temple View Hotel on the day they opened to the public. Good decision! We had an excellent lunch in this beautifully refurbished hotel, where...
Big skies

Big skies

berneray Beautiful skies One of our favourite walks on Berneray is ‘the headland walk’. It starts from the tiny car park by the gate across the machair to West Beach. And when I say tiny, I mean you could maybe get six cars on there ~ which just shows how...
Pauline Prior-Pitt

Pauline Prior-Pitt

pauline prior-pitt Pauline Prior-Pitt is a wonderful poet, a fabulous artist and a good friend! Having a whole lifetime behind her, she found her voice and vision as a poet and artist after family and career ~ as so many women do. Unlike a lot of us though, the...