Making the family try new foods because, well, l wanted to photograph it. 

Making the family try new foods because, well, l wanted to photograph it. 

 Half way up the Old Man of Storr and the kids showed no signs of waning. l can see light at the end of the tunnel for us getting out hiking again. I've missed the mountains. 

Half way up the Old Man of Storr and the kids showed no signs of waning. l can see light at the end of the tunnel for us getting out hiking again. I've missed the mountains. 

 Heading out for hikes with the family in beautiful evening light. No midges either. 

Heading out for hikes with the family in beautiful evening light. No midges either. 

 2 is hard but this - this melts a mamma's heart. They love each other so much. 

2 is hard but this - this melts a mamma's heart. They love each other so much. 

 In her element. Playing with her big cousins with the wind in her hair.  She seems older than 2. 

In her element. Playing with her big cousins with the wind in her hair.  She seems older than 2. 

 Dressing up as Thor and indulging your photographer mamma. 

Dressing up as Thor and indulging your photographer mamma. 

 Don't tell anyone but I've started work on some Christmas gifts. It's my mission not to buy people pointless crap they don't need this year (or have to visit any shops in the month of December). Instead l want to make and give more meaningful gifts. I'll share as l go along. 

Don't tell anyone but I've started work on some Christmas gifts. It's my mission not to buy people pointless crap they don't need this year (or have to visit any shops in the month of December). Instead l want to make and give more meaningful gifts. I'll share as l go along. 

 The hills at this time of year are glorious. The flowering heather tinges everything purple. 

The hills at this time of year are glorious. The flowering heather tinges everything purple. 

 Weekends away with the family, especially weekends where the weather co=operates and we get to enjoy lots of outdoor family time. Bliss, mostly. 

Weekends away with the family, especially weekends where the weather co=operates and we get to enjoy lots of outdoor family time. Bliss, mostly.