Flowers By The Port

I've written about Workington Port on this blog before and the little bit of calm it brings to the town, especially during the summertime. However, until about a week or so ago, I had only ever visited the Port during the day. So when Mum and I were passing through on our way home one … Continue reading Flowers By The Port


A Pop of Colour

Workington Port has recently had an injection of colour in the shape of these stunning, bright red geraniums which have appeared along the railing that borders the water's edge. Mum pointed these out to me as I didn't know what flowers these were and I immediately got my camera out to get some photos. It … Continue reading A Pop of Colour

Scenes of Summer

Over the past week the UK has been bathing in a gorgeous but sweltering heatwave. Up here in the Lake District the humidity in the air created near rainforest conditions, especially up in the forested areas near Whinlatter and Dodd Wood, while along the coastline it's been bright sunshine and blue skies with just the … Continue reading Scenes of Summer

Meadow Bright

Wildflower meadows come to life during the springtime, but as the grass grows and we move into summer they take on a charm all of their own as many of the flowers begin to die off and the grasses take over. While I adore visiting these types of fields when they're in full bloom, my … Continue reading Meadow Bright