Category: Adventures

A dolphin day

We watched the forecast all week hopeing to get out on our wee boat Sunday, It was perfect. We set off early with all we needed to stay out a while, The sea was so blue as was the sky and very calm. Coming out of the harbour we were watching common seals lying around […]

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Family time,

We are already through August and it was a family month as we had Our Children partners and Grandchildren staying over 2 seperate weeks. We had a lovely time taking walks, playing on beaches, including a swim, and boat trips. We have a small shared boat and have managed some lovely days out both fishing […]

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Enjoying Mull,

How can we not enjoy Mull, dispite a very wet July. Mike has made good use of his weather gauge this month, as I type it`s pouring down. Saying that we have had some sunshine and things are really growing in the garden. The sparrows have trimmed the tops of the peas and broad beans […]

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Into July

As the Island opens up for visitors we are looking forward to starting a very delayed season. The last month has been quite different for us with no tours or self catering running. Mike has been doing more gardening so I have been helping him, getting fit and suntaned. We have just made a very […]

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Flaming June

And boy is it warm, great for all the baby birds and the lambs. We have a lovely breeze keeping the wee Midge at bay. The garden is looking lovely and the trees have finally come into leaf. Our nightly garden watch is through a window now, as the midgies come out about 10.30pm when […]

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Spring is sprung

Spring is just a special time, so much going on out there in the wild. A little gem of normality in this uncertain time. We have been highly entertained with all the nesting birds in the garden. Young sparrows flying round in gangs and open mouths waiting for mum and dad. There has been a […]

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Into May

We hope you and your families are safe and well. Mike and I are fine and Mull is a lovely place to be in this crisis with a great community and positive spirit. We are very lucky to have open spaces on the doorstep. We have had a wonderful spell of Weather, sunshine every day […]

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February continued.

Winter walks are always interesting here on Mull you never know who your going to meet. This mother and cub ran past us as they took a short cut to Loch na Keal. Barnacle geese spend the winter with us here on Mull. Always great to see Hares this one spotted us and disappeared in […]

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April update

The Isle of Mull continues in lock down. The Island is very quiet with few cars on the roads. Spring is certainly here with the trees now showing young leaves and the green of spring is everywhere. Strange and uncertain times are here. We have no idea when we will be able to welcome you […]

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March

In like a Lion, mmm.S a wet and windy start to the month with disruption to the ferries and few visitors.  Although the weather was wet the scenary is sill gorgeous. We had friends staying so we took days off to be with them, lots of great wildlife with Hen harriers, eagles, otters and sunshine […]

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