christmas wishes

I am shutting down for Christmas, packing up the sleigh, harnessing the reindeer and preparing for Christmas en famille. This winter already seems a long one for us soft southerners here in the UK and I have to confess to loathing the long, cold, grey days of December. It is not a good time of … More christmas wishes

unfinished business

We are in a quiet break between two Arctic air streams-most unusual for this early in a Wiltshire winter. On Sunday we took a walk in thawing woods and were intrigued by the number of trees seemingly caught by the fierce approach of winter, before autumn had packed its bags and left. Many of the … More unfinished business

enchanted forest

Westonbirt Arboretum has an  illuminated trail for a few evenings leading up to Christmas. We went last night  when it was only open to photographers. I managed to take a few photographs- my hands were far too cold to take my gloves off for long and my feet froze-but I hope I have  captured a … More enchanted forest