Autumn is rolling on.
Our many trips up north over the last month tell us that Autumn has taken a stronger hold up there; leaves are determinedly more golden, ochre and rust coloured. Autumn's grasp is gentle here by comparison and many of the trees are stubbornly green still. But we have had glorious blue skies almost every day since the equinox, the hours of sunlight are shortening rapidly, and the temperature is dropping nicely along with it. It's half term this week and once again I have learned so much from spending the week with Frankie-Rose. Juggling freelance work, whilst Dave is away all week, and trying to be present with her, and enjoy this most golden of seasons, is so very, very hard.Read More