Giant Nuzzle

Giant Nuzzle

On Friday I went to Liverpool with Debbie to see the Giants Spectacular that took over the streets of the city centre for the weekend.  What a cool concept – giant puppets about 7.5 metres tall walking around the streets of Liverpool telling a story related to the 100...

just a little weekend update…

So it was Happy Birthday this past Friday to Jayne. Happy Day! We celebrated on Saturday by a cook-in-the-oven BBQ (on account of the rain) and an ice-cream cake ram packed with chocolate and sweets. Oh my, that was filling. We had fun listening to some music selected...
The Flying Canadian and Her Flying Dog!

The Flying Canadian and Her Flying Dog!

Well Stella competed in her very first agility competition yesterday at the annual show of the Wirral Alsatian Training Society that we train with… By all accounts, she did well for her first show.  She was distracted by the referee in the ring of the first run...
Yellow bikes and red spots

Yellow bikes and red spots

We just got back home from a week in Reeth, North Yorkshire.  The ultimate purpose of our stay was to see the Tour de France go through the village.  Yes – that’s right.  The Tour de France in Yorkshire! In the run up to Saturday, we spent time driving and...
Digital Swaledale Photography Workshop

Digital Swaledale Photography Workshop

I spent 2 days on Sunday and Monday this week on a landscape photography workshop in Reeth, North Yorkshire.  The course was one of the ones run by Digital Swaledale and what a perfect setting Swaledale is to take landscape pictures. On day 1, John and Sylvia took me...