Saturday, 21 April 2012

Blogger space limit so moving to wordpress.

I've hit the limit for images in Blogger, everything changes - time for an upgrade so I am in the middle of switching over to wordpress, i'll have my blog, news, updates and photos in one place. Bare with me while I tidy up & organise it . Balnacra.wordpress.com

So long Blogger it has been fun.

Monday, 9 April 2012

Saturday, 7 April 2012

Sunday, 1 April 2012

Sunday, 25 March 2012

landscaping voluntary work

sometimes one has to destroy in order to create.
removing some fencing for landscaping works at the Smithy as part of the kirkton woodlands and heritage group projects. kirktonwoodlands.wordpress.com 

Friday, 23 March 2012

The last day for Strome Ferry


The road opens partially, and its sadly the last day for the ferries.


Willow Dome


Willow dome.

Friday, 16 March 2012

Sunday, 11 March 2012

a wee tree house

Behind every picture ( even the blurry ones ) is a story. But to a stranger to the area, to anyone looking at the image out of context, this wee house on a tree by a layby by the loch would appear to be a strange thing indeed.

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

Dog and Rock


what is it with Dogs and rocks?

Saturday, 3 March 2012

a dry morning

Paths drying in the Sun at the Smithy

Monday, 20 February 2012

Sunday, 19 February 2012

snowy commute

Working on a Sunday? this view on the way there made up for it.

Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Monday, 23 January 2012

Chinese New year


Kung Hei Fat Choy- Means a prosperous new year.
This was the Lion Dance at a 9 course Chinese new year banquet,
 In Inverness that I was lucky enough to be invited to.
Here the Lion is being baited with lettuce on a stick.

Thursday, 19 January 2012

snow & sleet

This was wet snow sticking to the house windows.

Wednesday, 18 January 2012

Strome Ferry No Ferry


a collie dog helper on the Strome Ferry- put on my the council as a short term measure to help with the closed road.


Monday, 16 January 2012

public meeting

Public meeting about the road closure with representatives from the council, blurry picture as folks were still filing in, they ended up standing 5 deep.

sunrise


Sunday, 15 January 2012

Old Ferry

this is inside one of the Old Strome Ferries.

Friday, 13 January 2012

a rare clear day

after something like 56 consecutive days with rain....

Thursday, 12 January 2012