Helen (heleninwales) wrote,

  • Mood:

Carpe diem!

I really should have spent the day working. Yes, I know it's Sunday, but when you're part-time on short contracts, you can't work to a normal schedule. However, the forecast was for a sunny day and indeed the morning was gorgeous. After lunch I therefore took Chump the Minkie (the soft toy that's travelling round the world, courtesy of a Flickr group) up to one of my favourite local beauty spots, the Cregennen Lakes.

Here's a shot of the lake...

Cregennen Lake

Chump on gate post

We parked the car and then Chump and I set off on a short walk near the Cregennan Lakes.

Here Chump poses for a photo on the gate post.

Me and Chump by a standing stone

Chump and I pose by a standing stone.

Unlike the ones by the playing fields, this is a genuine ancient standing stone.

Chump by Cregennen lake

Chump the Minkie by Cregennen Lake.

Chump above Cregennen Lakes

Here Chump stops to rest for a while -- and eat a banana!

  • Gardening and reading

    I didn't sleep well last night. I woke up at 1.30 a.m. feeling very shivery (a reaction to the flu jab I had yesterday). I then slept for a bit but…

  • Flu jab has been achieved

    G and I had our flu jabs this morning. They were using the same system as for the covid shots, that is they take over the leisure centre and have…

  • Busy morning

    G wanted to have lunch out at the cafe in Fairbourne. We'd planned to do this a few weeks ago, but the surveying didn't take as long as we thought it…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 1 comment