Life at the end of the road

September 7, 2012

Ten pm target :-)

Filed under: boats, daily doings, food, weather — lifeattheendoftheroad @ 8:53 pm

You wouldn’t believe judging by the photographs but it’s actually been a bonny bonny day, a bit damp to start with but after the initial half hearted attempt at rain it brightened up nicely.

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A ‘rainball’ Smile starting the days pictures off as it hung over Braes on Skye whilst Molly and I cruised southwards to work.

 

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Though by the time I’d got there it was already well underway

 

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our ‘fourth man’ putting the regulars to shame with his enthusiastic brush work Smile

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Skretting’s MV Valborg steamed north through the Raasay Narrows just prior to our 7:55 departure.

 

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Today’s culinary delight was dealt up by the ‘man from Gourock’, a fishy pasta number with prawns, toms, basil, garlic, chilli and a white wine sauce. I can’t give you the recipe because he made the sauce secretly last night so as not to bring the wine on the ship Smile

 

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A little painting was done, a lot of traffic moved and we finished off the scallops by frying them up with chorizo and serving them with garlic bread and a salad.

 

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Anyway, it’s almost 21:50 now and I’m determined to get to bed before 22:00 so goodnight Smile

 

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