Archive for the tag 'Christmas Tree'

Hay-on-Wye is a little town whose northern and eastern boundaries border England. The spectacular countryside which surrounds Hay is just a few steps away from wherever you are in town. Stroll along the banks of the River Wye or in the foothills of the Black Mountains and unwind in the tranquil setting. Crossing the border, [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Dec 18th 2021

On Saturday a window of opportunity arose for a mid afternoon walk in Attingham Park. Unfortunately the mansion has to remain closed this year but the grounds have been decked out in a Christmassy theme.

8 Comments CherryPie on Dec 8th 2020

When I awoke on Christmas morning I was treated to a beautiful sunrise glowing through one of our bedroom windows. I tried to photograph the sunrise through the bedroom window but the sun was so bright that it caused too many reflections on the glass. I did however manage to capture the sunny glow through [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Dec 25th 2016

Expectancy is the atmosphere for miracles.
Edwin Louis Cole

2 Comments CherryPie on Dec 23rd 2016

Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing but of reflection.
Winston Churchill

20 Comments CherryPie on Dec 11th 2016

We had some complications along the way but both Christmas trees are finally up and decorated. As I was going to bed on Saturday evening I noticed that even though the heating was turned off it still appeared to be running. It is only a few weeks since we had a similar problem fixed. This [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Dec 14th 2015

16 Comments CherryPie on Dec 25th 2013

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