Toddler in a spica cast

A toddler in a spica cast: Recovering from a broken femur

A toddler in a spica cast: Recovering from a broken femur It’s hard to imagine by looking at our son now that he broke his left femur just over 9 weeks ago. He’s back to being an uncontrollable ball of energy, running, dancing and jumping at any chance he can get. The only give away is when […]

Bone Caves Inchnadamph Walking with a Toddler

Bone Caves, Assynt

Bone Caves, Assynt The Bone Caves are located in the limestone cliffs of Creag nan Uamh where bones of various animal bones including lynx, arctic foxes and polar bear dating back some 47,000 years were found. It is a fairly easy low level walk but the last uphill stretch to the caves is short but steep […]

Garvie Bay

Garvie Bay, Assynt

Garvie Bay, Assynt Garvie Bay is a secluded little bay with a sandy beach, great crabbing and mountain views. Limited parking spaces can be found near the cattle grid on the single track road with passing places past Stac Pollaidh. The short walk to the bay is easy to follow, but can be muddy or boggy in […]

An Outdoors Family

A toddler in a spica cast; Little broken leg, big adventures…

A toddler in a spica cast; Little broken leg, big adventures… It seemed like only yesterday that we were in the hospital together, you in your little bed snug as a bug and sleeping it off. Me in the big bed, knowing I should try to sleep but damned if I could. I was in […]