Tag Archives: Visitors

Borgue Flower Show

This year was the 150th anniversary of the Borgue Flower Show. There were over 200 classes for prizes this year for flowers, fruits, vegetables, baked goods, preserves and various arts and crafts. As usual, we left our preparations until the more »

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April Photos

We had visits from both of Gabrielle’s brothers and their families in April, along with some good weather, so we were able to get outside and enjoy it. A couple of the local wild goats at Clints of Dromore, near more »

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Beach Gate

Here’s a flashback to the storms in January 2014 when our steps to the beach and part of our lower garden wall were washed away. We have also had a few issues recently with cows trying to get into our more »

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Gail and David

We have just enjoyed a visit from Gail and David, our friends from Houston (and Montana). We had some good weather and we were able to sample a range of activities around the local area. The blackberries were fruiting well more »

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Family Visitors

August has been a busy month for family visitors. First we had Pauline and Katie for a few days and here they are helping us lift the first batch of potatoes. Next it was Trina, Richard, Caitlyn and Georgia who more »

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Steve & Beth

We managed to intercept Steve and Beth on their return journey from the Isle of Skye. We were lucky to have some barbecue weather on Saturday evening and a fine morning on Sunday for a walk along the coast to more »

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Anna & Nigel

Anna and Nigel kept up their record of visiting us when the weather was not at its best but we still managed to get out to sample the bracing conditions. Here are Gabrielle and Anna doing a bit of welly-washing more »

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Jane, Steve, Elaine and David

We had a full house for the weekend in early November with a visit from Jane & Steve and Elaine & David who all made the long trek down from Aberdeen. Here are the team on a walk along the more »

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Jo, Giancarlo and Luca

Luca was our youngest visitor so far. He brought his parents, Jo and Giancarlo down to Craig Cottage for a weekend in early October. Here’s Luca enjoying an expedition to the beach. The weather was a bit wet and windy more »

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Pauline and Rob

Pauline and Rob called in for a couple of cloudy days in late September but at least it stayed dry and we could get out for a few outdoor activities. Gabrielle took them on one of our favourite walks around more »

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