Category Archives: Blog

Having a clear out

The Spring clear out has started.  I’ve taken the executive decision that if I cannot read the print in a book, then it is for the high jump. I wonder what other criteria I can use? If a book has … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Hannah

This is the littlest grandchild – amazing how she has grown and is such a feisty wee character. All her family and friends are calling her the “miracle baby” because things did not go smoothly for her whilst she was … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

It is here

And here is . . . . . . . .  the new fridge/freezer

Posted in Blog | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Getting ready

The bookcase has been emptied, cleaned and moved. The build-up of dust has been vaccumed away, the washing has been taken down. All is ready for tomorrow’s scheduled delivery of the fridge. It’s so large that the hallway has to … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

That fridge and other things

I hesitate to announce it to the world, but I am pleased to say that the delivery has now been scheduled for this coming Thursday. Of course I could just be tempting fate but it does at least mean we … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Serendipity

For long enough I have been saying it would be nice to have a seat in the Glebe, one of our favourite local walks. This winter saw the demise of an old tree – all is not lost.

Posted in Blog | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Disappointment

The story of the new fridge-freezer is turning into a veritable saga. We ordered it a fortnight ago and were told that delivery would take 5 to 6 weeks. So as you can imagine we were delighted to get a … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

April jokes

With the best will in the world I have never been able to understand so called April Fool jokes or japes, especially when presented by the media. So today I have avoided newspapers, TV and radio. Someone always presents a … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , | 6 Comments

End of the month

The Birthday Month has gone very well and very quickly. I did briefly consider having a Birthday Year but decided it would be excessive. Instead we shall simply continue to enjoy what each day brings. That is always good advice. … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Spring Washing

Yes – It’s that time of year. You can see how dirty the campervan is. We’re looking forward to our wanderings this coming year. Who knows where they will take us? Certainly not us. I could only watch long enough … Continue reading

Posted in Blog | Tagged , | 3 Comments