Monthly Archives: May 2011

How to train your dragon

When I see the Dreamworks logo at the start of a film, I know it is going to be something I am likely to enjoy. The days are not so frequent when I have little children to entertain and an … Continue reading

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Mahatma Gandhi

Some words from Gandhi – worth thinking about. Your beliefs become your thoughts Your thoughts become your words Your words become your actions Your actions become your habits Your habits become your values Your values become your destiny

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Best ever…….

A little silver-haired lady calls her neighbour and says, “Please come over here and help me, I have a killer jigsaw puzzle, and I can’t figure out how to get started.” Her neighbour asks, “What is it supposed to be … Continue reading

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Gay Penguin Dads

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Church Votes for More Dialogue

Yesterday I was happily settled at my computer watching the live debate from the Church of Scotland’s General Assembly, which is sitting in Edinburgh this week. A number of years ago I had been a member of a group set … Continue reading

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Church of Scotland General Assembly

I’m busy today watching the livestream video from Edinburgh where the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland are debating the church’s recent report on same-sex relationships and the ordained ministry. It is not easy watching, but I am hoping … Continue reading

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Busy … busy … busy

Many a retired person has said, Where does all the time go? And many a working person has felt a slight twinge of envy at those who seem to have all the time in the world. ┬áMy reason for not … Continue reading

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The King’s Speech

Better late than never with a review. The film has only just been released on DVD so we had the treat of seeing it a couple of days ago. The truth is that I had seen so much hype and … Continue reading

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Hugh Laurie versatility

  Amazing talent from the star of House. We found the quirky medical series by accident and are now hooked. Love the music from his debut album too.

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The Aftermath

Friday evenings is Dance Class for HBTW and myself. It has resulted in some surprising outcomes: Stiffness and aching limbs through till Monday each week. Listening to music everywhere and counting the beat. Working out what kind of dance to … Continue reading

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