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Category Archives: Life on Skye

January – it can feel a bit bleugh and dark and dismal – especially this far North and after the excitement of back to school and digging out  the one pair of jeans from the “comfort” collection that fit after the Christmas excesses it’s only too easy to fall back into the old rhythms and […]

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Sometimes I love to play tourist. This means getting out to some of Skye‘s beautiful locations, getting my landscape head on, shooting a tiger on the beach and watching my friends enjoy the odd scone. Part of the fun for me is to challenge myself to photography differently and to find a new angle. In […]

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It simply wouldn’t be May without a trip to Clan Donald to see the bluebells and bask in spring sunshine while all around the scent of wild garlic makes me think of summer barbecues..we took a little time out on Friday to enjoy some family time just running around the gardens. …ice cream is a […]

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Parking Breakish Style. This happens quite often as the ditches fill with plants in the summer and people don’t realise that they are more than a metre deep. Actually, a lot less humorously, years ago a fire engine went into the ditch at the same spot and a house burned down It’s tourist season. We can […]

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Breakish as realised by Ian MacRae, Mrs L365’s father, in 1977. This was created in aid of the campaign for an improved road through Breakish. The council wanted the big one within the dotted lines and the village didn’t. The village won. Let that be a lesson to any one taking Breakish on. We live […]

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