Show Us Your Life…Hometown (part 1)






I really feel like I have two hometowns. One is where my parents still live and where I spent the vast majority of my childhood. Forres is a large village / small town in the north-east of Scotland, nestled between the mountains and the blue-grey waters of the Moray Firth. It’s kind of idyllic. I haven’t been home for six months now, and I have to say looking for pictures made me feel quite homesick! Roll on August and a visit home! As well as Forres proper, there are myriad other villages around – Findhorn, Dallas, Kinloss, Dyke, Mundole, all of which have their charms. I never cease to feel lucky to call such a beautiful place home!

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5 Comments

  1. Shan
    21st May 2010 / 10:19 am

    Wow that looks beautiful! I've always dreamed of living somewhere like that.

  2. Beth McC.
    21st May 2010 / 2:44 pm

    What a fun post!! I love all your pictures!! Your blog is too cute! Happy Friday!

  3. Christielli
    21st May 2010 / 9:51 pm

    Forres high-five!! Love it!

  4. Riot Kitty
    22nd May 2010 / 12:30 am

    That is a beautiful place. I did not know you were Scots! My family is part Scots.

  5. Shoshanah
    24th May 2010 / 12:27 am

    I definitely feel like I have two hometown as well, but I'm still not completely sure where home is. It can't be back in California where I grew up since I haven't really lived there in years. But Louisiana still doesn't feel like home either, even though I actually live there now.

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