outside

I feel so fortunate to be part of the gardening team of volunteers for Bannockburn House. It is lovely to work outside together with Margaret, Sue, Carol, Sam, Robert, Peter, … Continue reading outside

Outside medicine he was a keen gardener

A few years ago I spent a week exploring Scottish gardens that had been tended by a namesake – Peter Gordon, ‘Jobbing Gardener, Forres’. I had considered that, despite having … Continue reading Outside medicine he was a keen gardener

“Anyone for tennis”

This wonderful photograph is dated 1885 and is from the CANMORE collection. The setting is Greenbank House and Gardens. Those ‘captured’ in this moment of time have not been recorded. … Continue reading “Anyone for tennis”

outdoors and a sense of proportion

I have been pruning the fruit trees in our garden and am now puggled! I find that being outdoors helps bring a sense of proportion.