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The one that got away

Until last year, I hadn’t fished since I was about 15 years old. Then, while touring around Loch Tay, we stopped at a trout farm to let the children feed the fish. I noticed that it wasn’t too expensive to hire rods and the lad was extremely keen to show us how to fly […]

Expansion plans

It’s birthday season in this family at the moment: hot on the heels of Louise’s 40th, tomorrow is William’s 10th, Tuesday is my 45th. 95 years in 14 days.

William and his sister Holly (11) only stay with Louise and I about a third of the time. The rest they spend with their mother, Clare, […]