Category: Inspirational videos

On the wild side: treecreepers.

On a recent  dog walk the Daisy dog and I wandered by our local river, the Derwent. The moist air made the strands of my hair peeping out from my hat damp and the sky was a wash of different shades of grey. The Daisy…

Morning coffee: dreams.

Good morning from my part of Yorkshireland. I’m just back from a long walk with the Daisy dog and now I’m having my morning coffee. I was thinking about one of my favourite films Inception. Every time I watch it I see something else…

And they say that animals don’t have souls.

I’m having my morning coffee and spotted this. This is for animal lovers everywhere. You are going to need your tissues. Dorne x

Autumn. A song and some thoughts.

I absolutely LOVE autumn. The colours, the weather, the mood… I could go on but, I’ll let this video and song from one of the true masters weave some autumn magic.   Then… there’s my take on autumn. As I’m thinking about it now, I can think…

Gone too soon: R.I.P. David Bowie

Another sad loss for the music world. RIP David Bowie. Ashes to Ashes is one of my favourite tracks…ever, but this  makes me laugh. I don’t want to be sad, I want to remember the brilliant genius of this great guy. Enough said and…

My hero…Andre Previn!

This a blast from my past…on here and from my youth.   Lovely piece of music, Rachmaninov (symphony no 2) and conducted by a genius, Andre Previn. My hero. As a teenager I played clarinet in various orchestras and bands. It still thrills me,…

Morning coffee: in my part of the woods.

Yorkshire is a huge county and has many sides to its character. I truly love where I live and this morning I’ve found this film, made by the North York Moors National Park, to showcase my part of the woods. We  actually live within this…

Morning coffee: with a few starlings.

  Photo credit: This is a post borrowed from my other blog. As you may know I am working on combining the two on here.  I thought that these two videos deserved another airing and they’re perfect to watch with a mug of…

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