Monthly Archives: April 2005
Changing one's address on a driving licence used to be a simple matter of filling in the back of a form. Nowadays the new photocard licence has to be issued. This involves getting photographs (why do they always look like … Continue reading
The new bookcase from Ikea is now safely installed in the living room. It is rather large, but this means that some of the books stored in the loft have been able to be brought down and stowed. This was … Continue reading
It has been a stonking down with rain day today. Just the kind of day to have afternoon tea in the campervan and plan summer trips.
I love this quote from Walt Whitman….. To me every hour of the light and dark is a miracle…… A good thing to remember on a Sunday.
Do I really have to buy white bread for the birdies!
There is a new word in my vocabulary…..Skype…. To skype means to “phone” someone via the internet and broadband and is an excellent way of talking to friends throughout the world for no cost. All you need is a good … Continue reading
Dana dog is home from her holidays. Him Behind the Wheel, his sister (plus her dachsund) and myself had an expedition to collect Dana from her adopted mother. All went well and we even had the energy to call in … Continue reading
A magnificent red deer emerged from the forest yesterday and watched us at breakfast. The porridge got cold!
I was greatly amused to read the following in the Argyll Diocese magazine of the Scottish Episcopal Church. A little girl asked her father, “Daddy? Do all fairy tales begin with – once Upon A Time-?He thought for a few … Continue reading