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Today, I got myself off the couch!

Today, I got myself off the couch!

Braeval Carpark is about a 5 minute drive from Dreamcatcher Cabins. It is the start of a steep path up to a lovely viewpoint at the top. It is 3.26 miles to the top and back and you need a certain level of fitness as it is 875 ft incline….

Eat chocolate, drink wine and order a curry ….

Eat chocolate, drink wine and order a curry ….

Today has not been a good pandemic day. Like many people over the festivities I ate too much and the figure on the scales is just a little scary. On Wednesday I loaded up “My fitness Pal” again and got started taking myself to task. I put in my weight,…

You are off to great places …

You are off to great places …

“You are off to great places, today is your day, your mountain is waiting so …. get on your way” Dr Seuss We may not be able to travel quite yet but we will be in the not too distant future I am sure. The days are getting slightly longer,…

Red Squirrels play in the winter wonderland….

Red Squirrels play in the winter wonderland….

We woke up this morning to a beautiful white covering of snow. I headed out on the track towards Aberfoyle and came across some little Red Squirrel prints. So cute. The Red Squirrels at Dreamcatchers are very busy at present gathering nuts. The females are pregnant and we are very…

Yes, it is officially freezing…

Yes, it is officially freezing…

Today started with the most beautiful sunrise. I did not realise just how cold it was until I went out for a walk in the morning. It was Baltic! Although it was cold, it was stunningly beautiful. As I walked like an old lady on the ice taking tiny little…