Yearly archives: 2013


Beautiful sunny morning 2

Woke up to a beautiful sunny morning which inspired me to take a walk and some more photos, then come back home and start a new collection of photos on the seasons. Looking forward to having guests for Sunday lunch tomorrow and us all catching up with Deb on Skype. […]


Farewell Madiba

The day many of us have been dreading since it was reported over the summer that Nelson Mandela was struggling to overcome a lung infection. Can’t believe he’s gone… He lived a life that is definitely worth celebrating. RIP          


Candidates for Shit London? 1

Not that I particularly wish to promote Amazon the (in)famous online bookstore… there’s a book called Shit London which will make a good crimbo present for someone somewhere (hint, hint…). As I was wandering round and about while visiting a friend today, I came across this sign prompting disabled people […]


Proper Tea 1

In between giving the website (well the blog bit of it anyway) a long overdue overhaul, and other extreme busy ness, there has fortunately been time for a bit of amusement… Thanks to L and P for sending this one my way… And Deb for bringing this to my attention… […]


Water bottles

Restorative break… aaahhh… 1

Recently back from a wonderful week at Casa Granadina, being hosted by the fantastic Rosie. Just what we needed and we couldn’t have been better taken care of… Walks, food, evening entertainment (Scrabble mostly), company all totally top notch, and added bonus, wonderful weather for the whole week (though not […]