Author: Lochend Chalets

Pine Martin on our Windowsill

So there Chris is, with Pippin at our house, and scuffling noises are heard in the old water trough that we use as a planter for ferns. Ducks lay their eggs in it every year because its good bedding however we hadn’t accounted for Mr Pine Martin this year…’s what they saw!

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Snowdrops and Birdies

It’s a sure sign of spring when the snowdrops, that were planted by the folk who stayed in the caravans at Lochend over 40 years ago, start appear and when I went to the side of the tennis court to take these pictures, the wee birdies were in full song!

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Steam is the way forward

We purchased a fabulous new steam iron Tefal Protect Steam Generator, 1.8 litre Water tank capacity! (I’m sounding a bit like the boys when they talk about cars!) which has helped speed up the curtain laundering considerably. Thanks to Marion of ‘John Walker Interiors’ for all your help and advice. It has proved very useful for steaming alsorts of […]

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