Village Cats: Chapel Cat

This post is long overdue and doesn’t necessarily have a happy ending. One day when I was walking around the village (I have a usual loop I do) in the sunshine, I walked passed the church and towards the main, passing the chapel on the way. I looked in and …

FfotoAber’s PhotoMarathon 2016

Six Hours. Six Themes. Six Photos. Saturday was the sixth FfotoAber festival, and this year I decided to go along and take part in the photomarathon with my wife and baby in tow. I would not have done it without her though, we had a lot of fun wandering about …

Village Cats: The Ratter

We call this guy ‘The Ratter’ for obvious reasons – we’ve seen him quite a few times pottering around the village with a rat in his mouth. Looking really pleased with himself. His real name is Scooby but I quite like calling him the Ratter. I first spotted him on …

The Village Cats – Molly

There are a lot of cats in my village. Molly is new to the village and completely adorable.  Also completely daft. She’ll drop down in the middle of the road for you to fuss her, try and come into the house behind you, will follow you down the road. She’s …

Adventures in Chicks

My wife decided she wanted chicks, because the chickens were super broody and keeping all the eggs they were laying. So, like many things in our life, we don’t have a man – so we bought some fertilized eggs off a man and slipped them in with the rest of …