I was recently introduced to two little dogs via the iPhone Aren’t they cute? One of them has obviously heard about me, though, and looks distinctly wary. I’ll be meeting them in person before too long, and am looking forward to it. The picture, though, reminded me of a Christmas ritual from my childhood. We… Read More And then I ate the dog.
….that feels better I used to walk each day with my camera. If you look way back at past posts you will see. Not recently, though. Firstly, that camera gave up on me, and secondly I haven’t been able to walk far as a result of damaging my foot. Now that is on its way… Read More A groan, a moan, and …
The stats aren’t very good this year – hardly surprising as I’ve been ‘out of sorts’. No promises – but I’ll try to do better in 2016. Thanks for sticking with me – and very best wishes for a Happy and Peaceful Next Year! The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report… Read More 2015 in review and more.
Writing a blog isn’t always easy. We have to wait for inspiration – and find the time to write our masterpiece. We can count the words, include wise or witty tidbits, edit our photographs to perfection…. but we have no guarantee that anyone will come and read. Unless, it appears, we write about CATS! So… Read More Apparently………….!
Hoping that today the picture will load. It’s another Post Box for Jude. Maybe this should be regarded as an ‘ex’ post box, but it is now used as a delivery box! The house that it serves is over a mile down a narrow bumpy track high up a mountain in Snowdonia! When it was… Read More Trying again!
Jude wants some post boxes! I found out via Gilly‘s blog. Here’s one The one above is at Blists Hill. As for benches. Does this count? It’s what you might call a ‘sideways’ view!
70 years ago today my parents met for the first time at a VJ celebration in Nottingham. They were married in January 1946.
This is a true story. Once upon a time there was a lady called Arabella (the name has been changed to protect the ‘innocent’). She was slim, elegant and well-coiffeured. She was the sort of lady that my grandmother would have said ‘had more money than sense’. Always the centre of attention she delighted in… Read More A revisit
Chittle Chattle is about chitchat! Or something like that, anyway. Recently, however, I have neither chitted or chatted. Well, today I have something to relate. It’s really to furthere explain the post that you will find here. Just how mundane can it be? A wooden spoon? And one with a chewed end, to boot! Well,… Read More Goodness! A post from ME!
Blogging comes and goes. This blog, apart from Wordless Wednesday, has been somewhat neglected, but with good reason. I’m not about to apologise for a long break, or to explain it away – I just haven’t been inspired to write here. Until today, that is….. Half the problem has been my interpretation of extremely uninspiring… Read More Playing the game – or not!