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Short break special offer…

In these difficult times, we are well aware that many folk are looking to make their hard earned cash stretch as far as they can, and so have decided to offer a couple of special offers- one of which is … Continue reading

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Who knows where the wind blows…

A few months ago, my friend (and former next door neighbour) Terry, looked up at the pointy bit of our house and said “That needs a weather vane. I’ll make you one.” Terry is a man who has a gift … Continue reading

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The next generation of garden grazers…

…but try as we might, we can not resent them for the plants that we know they will destroy. I looked out of the front door a few minutes ago and there were two tiny fauns on the driveway, still … Continue reading

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Today we cut down trees…

….and I feels slightly sad. Trees are creatures that seem in many ways senior to we fidgeting humans. They are older, more planted (ahem) still and silent. They provide shelter for a million lesser creatures in their wide spread generous … Continue reading

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Visit Scotland three stars award!

We have signed up to Visit Scotland’s rating scheme for our B and B, which involves a visit by a ‘secret visitor’, who assesses and rates our accommodation. Last night we had our visit! (Gulp) Although as it turned out, … Continue reading

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Family room completed- and open for bookings!

Over the past few months we have been working hard on getting the house ready to serve as place of hospitality- a guest house, retreat centre, pottery, etc. Thanks to my mate Andy Prosser’s work on our website, we can … Continue reading

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New workshop dates, 2013!

Michaela and Pauline have set the dates for their craft and pottery workshops in the coming year! If you are interested to see what they are up to, or fancy joining in the fun- see here. I am very proud … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas!

Sometimes darkness lies with open arms Casting no shadows; No zones of jagged uncertainty The folded black is bosom-soft An iris around the eye Could it be that dark is not opposed by light But is the place where light … Continue reading

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Quiet weekend…

We are just planning our first ‘quiet weekend’ using the new accommodation space at Sgath an Tighe. This will be from Friday evening the 11th of January to Sunday the 13th. These weekends are intended to allow individuals and couples … Continue reading

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New bedroom takes shape…

Here is a peek at what I have been working hard on over the past weeks- our first guest room for the new holiday/retreat/craft business is nearing completion… It looked like this a week or so ago; And now it … Continue reading

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