Thrift

In response to a challenge from Heyjude-the earth laughs in flowers who this month is looking for Wild Flowers. These photographs of Armeria Martima, commonly known as Thrift, Sea Thrift or Sea Pink were taken a few years ago in my home country of Scotland.   The British threepence coin issued Read more…

The Great Scottish Run

In response to WordPress Photo Challenge: Admiration  I really do take my hat off in admiration of the many thousands of people who train hard (or at least a bit) in order to run in a race to raise money for charity. I took these pictures a few years ago Read more…

The Tartan Army

Hugh’s Photo Challenge this week : Group What do you call a group of men in kilts all going to a wedding? The Tartan Army, of course. And no matter how much time/money/effort the female guests have spent on their outfits, they will pale into ordinariness compared to these Scotsmen Read more…

Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge

Oddball: noun a person or thing that is atypical, bizarre, eccentric, or nonconforming adjective whimsically free-spirited; eccentric; atypical (Definition from Cee’s Oddball Challenge page) The Royal Mile in Edinburgh’s Old Town runs from Edinburgh Castle  right down to Holyrood Palace and the Scottish Parliament. It is lined with the most historic Read more…

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