There is an assumption that we all overindulge during the festive season, and that is hard to avoid as the boxes of delicious chocolates and biscuits appear in great quantity under the Christmas tree.
House & Home
HISTORICALLY, the Anglo-Saxon period denotes Britain between about 450 and 1066, from the initial migration from northern Europe and up until the Norman Conquest – and, of course, it is remembered as the era in which the English nation was established.
Moiben sits off the quiet country street that runs through the village of Barry, just outside Carnoustie.
With its tree and rhododendron-lined driveway sweeping round to reveal the house itself, few homes have as dramatic an entrance as Eden Mansion.
Everybody, at some point in their life will have a new garden to sort out or create.
ILLUSTRATED IS Woman by a Leaded Window. It was painted in 1958 by Glasgow School of Art-trained Robert Colquhoun. Oil on canvas, it is a couple of feet square and was presented to Dundee not long after its paint had dried.
Even on a gloomy winter’s morning it’s easy to envisage what a delightful place the White House’s garden must be when it’s filled with sunshine and children.
Gardening and information technology have one thing in common, that both move forward as new ideas emerge, though in gardening the pace of change may be just a wee bit slower.
THE NAME Tompion raises the blood pressure.
A Brechin business is gearing up for its annual sale – with customers guaranteed to make savings that will wow visitors to their homes.