Articles by Mary Ella

Mull and Iona: Day Two

We poked in shops for a first activity, and my favourite was the Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust. They “work directly with local communities to ensure whales, dolphins and porpoises are protected and valued throughout Scotland’s west coast”. I can’t explain better than their website. Basically, they help with conservation

That Burns!

Hey there! Today (Friday, November 30) I participated in a Burns singing competition!! For those who don’t know, Robert Burns was a Scottish poet, who wrote poems in Scots. He also wrote songs, and when I learned that there was a competition for singing one, I signed up to sing

Oh Deer!

On the Monday before school started, Mom and I visited the Scottish Deer Centre. We took the bus to the Centre, and when we got there we checked in and headed through a hallway with “cave paintings” resembling deer. We bought some deer food at the reception desk, and fed