At the end of October I always think of Halloween and Guy Fawkes night before the harvest starts but not this year. We had our first order of 176 trees to be harvested and sent to London. These special trees are going to famous! They are to be delivered to television studios and magazine offices … More Christmas Tree Harvest starts in October and where to buy our trees.
Well we finally got our first week of nice May weather. I declared the loch open as I usually do with the first swim of the year. Boy it was refreshing, well actually freezing! There’s no where else I’d rather be when the sun is shining loch side. We had visitors camping for a … More Loch Season
The latest of our trees were planted about this time last year. Back breaking work but certainly more enjoyable on a sunny day… I think so anyway as I didn’t have to do it! I just appeared with my camera, took a few shots then sat back and enjoyed the sunshine. The planting crew … More Wee Trees
I have to admit that I was always more interested in ‘the berries’ than christmas trees. Probably because we had been brought up with ‘the berries’ and at ‘the berries! ‘They were an integral part of our life. That has changed now. The berries have gone and Christmas trees are the priority. I could … More Feeling the Love. Winter Tree Care
Welcome to my blog. Not just keeping you updated on the life, love and damn hard work bringing up our christmas trees but my general meanderings of home, the surrounding area and things I enjoy. Whether days ‘oot’, recipes, my own ‘wee adventures’, thoughts o ‘Berry times’ past or just ‘blethers’ this is where you’ll find it. Enjoy it … More Welcome to my Blog