Flat Calm

Paddle across to Gigha yesterday with Morag and it was an amazing flat calm afternoon. Great to have the complete peace and quiet to enjoy, chat and just to have that time out from everything.

Active Weekend

Last weekend we went down to Clachan and had a fairly active couple of days with some great weather. Got out on my bike on some of the kintyre way and really showed how much training I still need to do for May however it was a start. Good to get out taking some photos …

1st Blog Birthday

One year of doing a blog, have started a few before but never kept them going for very long so I am happy to have got to one year. How it started back at the beginning of last year and the direction it took wasn't obviously planned however in terms of anything being planned I …

Importance of Sleep

Sleep is something that is quite often affected by depression and actually anything to do with your mental health and your physical health to that matter as well.  It also plays a huge factor in the journey to getting better again. Lack of sleep affects everything. It is a question that I have been asked …

Wide Angle Lens

Most of the time on my Nikon D60 I used a Tamron 18 - 200mm lens and absolutely love it however I also own a wide angle lens: Tamron 10 - 24mm. When down in Kintyre one of the afternoons I went for a dog walk and decided to just use my wide angle for a …

Out On The Water

Last Monday and Tuesday while down in Clachan I got the opportunity to go out for a paddle in the morning. Would have been criminal not to take advantage of the weather. Kayaking is something that I absolutely love but due to a few reasons haven't been able to do much of it the past …