Sailboats and shimmering seas

Resolved not to do any work on the May Day Bank Holiday (including housework!), I took myself off to Carrickfergus, a large town on the north shore of Belfast Lough, famous for its Norman castle and part of the Causeway Coastal Route. Two hours were well spent enjoying the  views,  listening to the sailboats jostling in the breeze and…

Happiness is…a furry raccoon !

Our little Basset hound Boris is actually not so little anymore. He is almost five months old now and getting stronger and cheekier by the day. He is very playful  and can happily content himself running around the garden dragging his furry raccoon behind him. It is actually meant to be a cushion for him to rest…