Has Spring reached Shetland yet?

In the last 4 weeks we've had snow about three times. We had a full week of non-stop rain too. YAY! Oh well... The rain forced my mother and I to practice our felting and general craft work. I'm picking up a few hobbies in my spare time, too. I've always wanted to learn a … Continue reading Has Spring reached Shetland yet?



For about 10 years I have wanted my own chickens. I love the idea of waking up in the morning and collecting the eggs, having them incredibly fresh so they're full of flavour. In mid-February I saw an advert on a Shetland Facebook group. A rooster was free for a home or "he'll go in … Continue reading Cluck-A-Doodle-Doo