It was a rare Saturday off for Esra, and despite the cold, it was a lovely day. We wanted to go somewhere we had never been before, another little discovery, and I had wanted to visit the sea. I had been talking recently with a client and she had recommended a lovely seaside town in […]
This is Oly. He’s a golden retreiver and I found him on borrowmydoggie.com. We have been seeing each other on and off for over a year. With Es away in London, and the stunning weather we have had recently, it seemed such a shame not to be out. Hence an early evening walk to Fontmell […]
“A strong woman who recklessly throws away her strength, she is worse than a weak woman who has never had any strength to throw away.” ― Thomas Hardy, Tess of the D’Urbervilles The childhood home of the Victorian novelist and poet, nestles quietly in a pretty garden in a small rural valley. Now managed by […]
It would be very remiss of me to write a blog about Dorset without extolling the virtues of my home town. Shaftesbury, memorable to many by the Hovis advert of the 1970’s created by the iconic producer and director, Sir Ridley Scott, better known for Thelma & Louise, Bladerunner and Gladiator. This advert forever earned Gold Hill […]
A short walk from Abbotsbury, and a scenic hike downhill from St Catherine’s chapel, is the stunning shingle banks of Chesil beach.