CairnGorm Mountain Funicular


My Darling Hunter, One of our favorite days out was our visit to the Funicular in the Cairngorm Mountains. We actually decided we would take a ride on our way to see the Reindeer, and as usual the unplanned is always so much more fun. “CairnGorm Mountain is home to Scotland’s only funicular railway. This…

Granny D does it again


My Darling Hunter, Granny D always has something up her sleeve. She is constantly working on a new project to keep herself busy. Currently she owns her own Guest House in Tomintoul – Argyle Guest House, where we stayed and enjoyed our family reunion, while managing her own business in order to raise funds to see…

The Italian Connection


“I want you to know how lucky I feel to have Godparents like you. Someone who always loves me no matter what I do. When I think of you I count my blessings, and thank the Lord above, that I have you as my Godparents because Godparents are chosen with love.” – Unknown My Darling Hunter, Meeting your Uncle and Godfather…

A Note from Teacher Anne


My Darling Hunter, I received a short note from your teacher today to wish you well on our trip to Scotland and to tell me how wonderful you are. I read it with tears in my eyes, so proud of you! I have included it below: Hi Carrie,  I am sure you are all pretty…

Especially for you by Granny D


My Darling Hunter, Today is a very special day for your Granny D in Scotland, its her big website reveal day! This all began because of you actually! Because she lives so far away and is busy at different times of the year it became clear that getting to see you as often as she…

The Reindeer are getting ready!


Well Hunter, I am not sure if you know where exactly in the world Scotland is? It is very far north of Africa (where you live) but not as far north as Lapland where father Christmas is…..why is Granny D telling you all this stuff? Today Granny D and Steve were out in the countryside…