Access all areas

Access all areas At the heart of most people is an innate desire for freedom, put a fence around us or bars in front of us and we immediately want out. From time to time our little family will express this desire and we head for the hills…literally. The past weekend was one... Read more »
September 14, 2016

Wars will be wars

Wars will be wars Sitting on the comfort and warmth of my little roof terrace this morning, far from any conflict or gunfire it is difficult to relate. I could pontificate about the futility of it all as yesterday 32 billion pounds was allocated by our government to replace the Trident fleet of submarines.... Read more »
July 19, 2016

Snow in summer

Snow in summer   It’s not here, but it is summer somewhere. Seven weeks ago the odds against a white Christmas in the UK were huge, it just doesn’t happen very often. This was most frustrating for the junior members of our family but not so much for us, our Christmas eve trip... Read more »
February 17, 2016

Let go

Let go   No, not the song that has burrowed like a worm into your brain. In 1988 we took a trip to Canada for a late summer break, we covered most of Ontario in the 15 days we had available, Debbie Gibson was my holiday companion that year, she sang happily... Read more »
December 1, 2015

Buyer’s remorse!

Buyer’s remorse! What have I done? You are waking up slowly and it gradually dawns upon you that you have just signed away a massive chunk of your hard earned cash. You had left the house just to browse or to deliberately purchase one item and it happened. He/she was really cute,... Read more »
November 28, 2015