…. to meet a new friend on their own territory. (Or should I say IN their own territory?) So why was I surprised to see the Things here? Where else would you expect to find a snowman on a sunny day? In the freezer of course. I managed to persuade them that refrigerator was a… Read More It’s only good manners….
Well, to be truthful, that should be ‘the Northern Front’. I decided that today had to be a quiet day, so I have taken our visitors in hand, and we have spent time in the garden. It was warm and sunny, so, where better to be than the garden? First, we checked the new bronze… Read More All quiet on the Western Front
You know that we have visitors at the moment. I should have known that it would be dangerous to invite them to a dyer’s house. This was the view that greeted me this morning. Somehow, those feet look very pleased with themselves. and judging by this photograph it wasn’t just the feet that were… Read More I should have known better…..
On Saturday we were asked to babysit while our son and daughter-in-law went out to help a friend celebrate a milestone birthday. Of course we said ‘yes’. We arrived to find the grandchildren already in bed and asleep, so although we had taken Thing 1 and Thing 2 with us, ‘now’ was not the time for… Read More I don’t like to use the word ‘mayhem’, but….
Visitors are a useful distraction when you are facing something you’d rather ignore. I realised earlier today that it’s only a month to my ‘op’, so the Things have been helping me to take my mind off it. You can see from this pic that they are very pleased to be here, and by the… Read More Taking my mind off things
For various reasons I’m having to take things a little easier than usual. Last week was not good, but this week promises to be better. Today we travelled across Salisbury Plain, it was an unpromising start, patches of thick fog which came suddenly. Fortunately, towards the end of the journey, it began to lift and… Read More Goodness, what have I let myself in for?