Dog standing on a rock

Dear Diary: 8th March 2021 – Walking at Greenside Mine

Today, we decided to take Horatio someplace different for a walk. We were going to hike around an old mine: Greenside Mine to be precise. I had been watching a documentary on BBC, where I’d found out about this place, … Read More

Life in the Lake District National Park

Life Life is an odd thing: a precious gift . . . a jubilant joy . . . a nondescript blur . . . a painful trial . . . a gracious gift from above. During this time of coronavirus, … Read More

Dear Diary: 6th April 2020 – Just to say . . .

I have been remiss about writing here for some while again. (Slap on the wrist!) However, I had been thinking about it and telling myself to do it. It is just that things got in the way. Last night, I told myself that I … Read More