Arcachon et la dune du Pyla – Source Wikipedia
Can you remember the Scottish link binding together the three picturesque villas you can see below? Fortunately, these villas have survived the wave of destruction which, in the name of renovation (and profit), has deprived Arcachon of some of its most beautiful [...]
John MacCrae – Scott 487 – October 15, 1968
Ken McGoogan, Harper Collins, First Edition 2010
In reading Mairiuna’s very moving post “In Flanders Fields…Lest We Forget…“, a question came to my mind: when did John Alexander McCrae’s ancestors emigrated to Canada?
Glancing through the bookshelves [...]
Soon it will be Armistice Day marking the end of the terrible conflict in Europe
when our soldiers bled with yours.
Iain and Margaret
A WEE surprise from Iain and Margaret was waiting for us in the mailbox yesterday… a BIG wee surprise [...]
Collie's Magpie Jays by J.J. Audubon – USA Scott 1241
Gotta tell you all today about an article that recently caught my attention. Written by John McEwen, it was featured in the Scotman’s ezine .
The title “How the Scottish capital helped inspire a force of nature” triggered my curiosity as “Everything Scotland” is always [...]