The Mousehole Cat

Another birthday meal (the OH, not mine) at the Old Coastguard Hotel in Mousehole (Mowzel) on Thursday was very different to the one on my birthday there a couple of years ago. The weather for one thing. The crowds for another. Celebrating a birthday in Cornwall during a school holiday is a bit of a…

Christmas Harbour Lights

And before the festive season is over I bring you the Christmas Harbour lights of Mousehole. And did anyone spot the champagne being poured?

Harbour life

On Wednesday my middle and youngest son were down in Cornwall along with d-i-l and youngest granddaughter. After a couple of hours larking around on the beach near Godrevy lighthouse we set off for Mousehole on the opposite side of the peninsula to view¬†the fabulous harbour Christmas lights. Being a little early we headed for…

Just another (birth) day

Not the first one spent in Cornwall as we visited 3 years ago during October to continue our house hunt which was only partially successful. Yes we found a house we liked, yes we put in an offer that was successful, but the sellers gazumped us only a few days before completion by accepting a…