Category: Dumfries & Galloway

Winter Memories

I have special memories of winter at Dundream, with the amazing atmospheric skies that capture light in so many different ways. I would like to share some of my favourite photos with you. The pink sky blends with the heather coloured Glenapp hills. The dark grey clouds reflect the storm brewing in the Irish sea. A winters delight at Lady…

2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 900 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 15 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the complete report.

Family fun day wild food foraging at Portpatrick

What an amazing adventure to remember and one worthwhile for Dundream guests and local people to try. Wild food foraging is something that Elaine wished to try so when her family were staying at Dundream she booked Mark Williams from Galloway Wild Foods for a day’s outing shore and forest foraging. Mark chose an area near Portpatrick where there would be variety of edible wild…

Loves Life!

Elaine Hamilton

A Mirror Obscura,

Poetry, musings and sightings from where the country changes

Avril Cadden

Observations from a Scottish journalist

food to glow

feel good food that's good for you

Cristian Mihai

writes a short story every week

Grow.Cook.Inspire

Encouraging everyone to garden, grow & cook...

Toast Magazine

Elaine Hamilton