Day 272/09 - That's Handy!
I pass this tree on my way to work and I always think it looks like a giant hand coming out of the ground!
posted on Sept. 29, 2009
Day 271/09 - Shaggy Sheep Story
My office is on a small business park right in the middle of the countryside (I think it was built on part of the farmer's land). The office window overlooks…
posted on Sept. 28, 2009
Day 270/09 - Suburban Fox
We had to take Kathryn back to University this week-end. This year she is sharing a house in the town with other students. She was very excited when they…
posted on Sept. 27, 2009
Day 265/09 - Coming Into Focus
Today I finally admitted defeat and picked up my new varifocal glasses (old peoples glasses, as my children lovingly call them!). I've been in denial for about…
posted on Sept. 22, 2009
Day 264/09 - Will you walk into my parlour?
Said the spider to the fly; “'Tis the prettiest little parlour That ever you did spy. The way into my parlour Is up a winding stair; And I have many curious…
posted on Sept. 21, 2009
Day 263/09 - Sunday Afternoon Bowls
What a civilised way to spend Sunday afternoon (not that I understand the rules!)
posted on Sept. 20, 2009
Day 262/09 - Up, Up and Away (Finally!)
For a friends 50th birthday in April , I arranged for us to go hot air ballooning. I booked the flight but when the day came the weather wasn't very good so…
posted on Sept. 19, 2009
Day 261/09 - Scrumping!
LAZYWASP brought some apples in to work today - he said they were from his garden but I suspect the schoolboy in him had gone scrumping to get them!
posted on Sept. 18, 2009
Day 259/09 - Feeling in Chains
This sums up how I feel lately.
posted on Sept. 16, 2009
Day 258/09 - Pigeon
We have a pigeon who sits on our roof and ‘coos’ down the chimney in the mornings which makes quite a noise. I saw this one when we were at Nottingham Castle…
posted on Sept. 15, 2009
Day 257/09 - Eat Your Greens
I noticed today, after I had done the shopping, just how many green fruit and vegetables I had chosen!
posted on Sept. 14, 2009
Day 256/09 - Severn Valley Railway
Today we went to the Severn Valley Railway in Kidderminster (a round trip of 360 miles!) to ride on a steam train for a few hours. My brother-in-law is a train…
posted on Sept. 13, 2009
Day 253/09 - Remembering Summer Days By The Sea
Barry Island, Cardiff, Wales
posted on Sept. 10, 2009