If we were having coffee, I’d apologise as not been around for a couple of weeks. Not because I didn’t have anything to tell you, quite the opposite. I had so much I wanted to tell you that I didn’t know where to start! I would tell you about my fabulous holiday with my wonderful … More If we were having coffee
It’s that time again to get the holiday cottage cleaned and ready for the next guests. The departing guests were a man and wife from France and Russia, and lived in London. There was definitely an elephant in the room as they were leaving today, no one wanted to mention the referendum, I certainly can’t, … More Mountains need respect.
Awe I don’t think I experience the emotion of awe on a daily basis, but I certainly recognise it when I do. For me, being in awe of something is that moment that makes you catch your breath and although a fantastic feeling, almost indescribable, it makes you realise what a small part you play … More Awe inspiring views.
A recent couple staying in the holiday cottage, didn’t have the best of starts to say the least. They were over from Holland. On the day they arrived I was with my family at a local country show, it was a glorious sunny day. I got a phone call whilst I was there from the … More When it doesn’t quite go to plan.
Last nights guest was a rare one nighter. Occasionally I open up bookings in the cottage for people just wanting to stay one night. Usually as a fill in between two longer bookings. The Gentleman arrived, looking bit unsure if he was in the right place so I went out to greet him and show … More Bloke from down under!
I run a holiday let in an annexe attached to my house, I’m lucky the area we live is close to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales and is a hot spot for tourists. It has however, created a doubt in my mind to what a ‘normal’ person is? I see such a diverse type … More I don’t know what ‘normal’ is.