Welcome to My New Home Mountains Gardening animals walking cooking Blog

  • On a slippery slope…

    January 17, 2020 by

    This week we’ve had some weather. Cold weather, to be precise. Nothing major, no severe frosts or anything but cold enough to have ice on the road. And no gritting. So every day when it hasn’t thawed, the ice has got steadily thicker in certain places down the lane. In particular, by Echo Rock [I… Read more

  • Time for Therapy

    March 10, 2020 by

    Since Dukey died, I’ve been finding it hard to do anything. Since Dukey died, I’ve been finding it hard. Since Dukey died… I hate those words. My beautiful, darling boy. Gone. It’s a salty, soggy journey – sometimes a trickle, then a flood. Sometimes a dry gulch and within seconds, with no warning, a bounding… Read more

  • The storm

    March 1, 2020 by

    The storm batters its way across the valley with frigid blasts tearing at your skin and freezing your capillaries. Unhindered, the winds roar over the plateau, plucking at every nook and cranny, scorning every memory. There is no kindness or comfort out there as the cold rips against you, and barbed wire scourges your unbelieving… Read more

View all posts

Follow My Blog

Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.

%d bloggers like this: