Monthly Archives: May 2011

The curse of a tall husband

Yesterday we spent Bank Holiday Monday in Aberdeen on a quest to purchase a stroller for the impending August arrival. As I have mentioned in an earlier post, my plan was to buy something cheap and compact to compliment the great hulk of metal that is the vintage Silver Cross pram. My apathy towards shopping…

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The first week

  My first full week in Scotland is already complete! As with all postings our new home has come complete with its own set of demands on our pockets and at times it has felt impossible to leave the house without spending a minimum of a couple of hundred pounds. Our shopping list this week…

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Settling in to Scotland…

  After two months in limbo, we have finally all arrived in Scotland!  Jim and the dogs drove up arriving midweek and I flew up on Friday. I had deliberately booked a flight which arrived mid-afternoon so that I would get my first glimpse of our new house in daylight, but Gatwick airport had other…

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Happy Dogs

Just a couple more photos I couldn’t resist posting….Two dogs enjoying the sunshine. Photos by my sister Jane. Clare Mansell I’ve been blogging for 11 years and making creative content for my entire working life. I work with brands on rewarding and original content creation, both on my channels and theirs and I’m a stock…

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