I need to find head space

I have no idea where the time has gone since we returned from Portugal. Life has been impossibly busy. This busy life is mostly great fun and there have been lots of smiles over the past few weeks, but I do desperately need some head space. Fingers crossed my life balance will return in the next few weeks and I can spend some time simply looking out over rooftops and finding the shoes for the wedding!

View of Winchester High Street from St Giles

View of Winchester High Street from St Giles Hill

Yup that is a square photo and so this is an obscure hint for June’s daily square challenge. As always in this daily challenge there is one rule that cannot be broken your main photograph must be a square. But after that it is up to you how you interpret the theme, and even how often you post. After all this is an adventure not a competition with rules. Daily posts would be fabulous though. Now don’t panic I am not going to leave it here with such an obscure hint on the theme. Drum roll please! Continue reading

Farewell Dad

Today I’m having a rare break from work as Mum and I are off to climb what was one of Dad’s favourite hills. Not just Mum and I on this adventure. We are going to be joined by MrB, my sister, brother, sister-in-law, eldest nephew and Dad! Yup today’s the day Dad’s ashes are scattered.

I think Dad will be rather delighted with what we are doing as he loved walking. And the hill we’ve chosen – Melbury Hill – is rather special as it is behind the house where they first retired 25years ago. He loved walking here and we all have so many memories of great walks with him on this hill and others. Here are a few of mine, including one of us on the top of Melbury Hill 20+ years ago.

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