Home and Heart

Tales and heartfelt reflections from home and hearth

  • Let the Pilgrimage Begin
    March 16, 2017
    Photo: The gorgeous Henry Clarke stained glass window, The Coronation of Mary as Queen of Heaven, originally installed in 1925 at the Notre Dame Chapel, is now on permanent display at Kelvingrove House, Glasgow.   Brisbane, Australia I am packing my bags...
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  • Bed and Blessings – Bishop’s House
    May 15, 2017
        Rooms with a View: Quaint dormer windows, a slated roof and situated just across the water from the quarry on Mull where the granite foundation stones for the house were hewn After a prolonged stretch of stunningly gorgeous weather, it’s...
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  • Buttercups and Black Sheep at the Beach
    July 1, 2017
      I've been away one month and during that time Summer has wrapped itself around every nook and cranny. This gentle land has been clothed in a carpet of lush green velvet. The grass in the fields has grown tall; the...
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