Thanksgiving – a bit of history?

It is Thanksgiving and the world seems in pretty awful shape sometimes. I just got more information about why we seem to find it impossible to do better, to live with by the people for the people sort of principles. This is a 2 hour documentary – mostly a bit of history of how the … More Thanksgiving – a bit of history?

Beach Time with Finlay

The family have been pretty busy since I returned to BI. So at the weekend I was looking after Finlay. I have been busy too so not much blogging / thinking time. Beach time with Finlay It is NOVEMBER – but who cares if you can catch stones and seaweed in the water?

November in Edinburgh

On the count-down – I leave Edinburgh on Friday to return to Block Island. If fog permits, the forecast is good thank goodness, I am sorry for those who have been disrupted for the last few days, but it is incredibly beautiful. The weekend was good too, family staying in Edinburgh so we found ourselves … More November in Edinburgh