The first is Craigievar Castle (Forbes Family), Aberdeenshire. The castle was built in about 1580 with the top part, above the corbelled section built around 1627.
Spynie Palace was the Seat of the Bishop of Moray and was used by succeeding Bishops for 500 years. it is just outside Elgin. Built in the 12th Century
Paula is the proud owner of Ollie and Titch (Titch is a massive 17.1 Hands high). They have been bosom buddies and used to live on the coast in Banff. They are both 19 years old. Happiness.
The neighbouring Farmer is busy harvesting an excellent crop of Barley. Only the best Barley goes into Whisky. This Summer was a bountiful one - the best in 10 years, we are told. Glorious.
The local Church, St Margaret of Scotland, Aberlour was bedecked for a (rare) Wedding recently.