Sunday, 4 May 2008

Gourmet Mexican Evening

Having spent 9 hours in the garden preparing flower beds for planting and John also busy catching up with his schoolwork, we were treated to a delicious meal lovingly produced by our student guests.

Board game evening with Guests

Kristen and Dani are now fully-fledged teachers in the U.S. Yi-Wei is now a qualified doctor at ARI in Aberdeen.
Kristen and Dani from Montana, USA, Morag from Crieff, Perthshire and Yi-Wei from Malaysia having fun playing Upwords

Jamie and Cat

Jamie and Cat who live and work in Edinburgh, spent a relaxing weekend on 26/27 April in Dornoch and the surrounding area. Jamie really enjoyed reminiscing and showing Cat familiar places from childhood holidays.

Friday, 25 April 2008

Michael, Charles and Neville with Kristen, American student

These three friends from Yorkshire spent a week at Auchlea and toured the area golfing and sightseeing. Kristen enjoyed meeting them, hearing their English accents and had fun observing their competitive spirit.


Kristen Waarvik and Dani Fleming, both student teachers from Montana, USA enjoying a day out in the West Coast with Fiona as the chauffeur.

Wednesday, 26 March 2008

John's 60th birthday on 9th March at the Marriott Hotel, Dyce, Aberdeen with all his family.

Snow at Auchlea

There is a blanket of snow in the garden this morning but the crocuses are still peeping through.