The Yorkshire Terrier Approach To Conversationâ€¦
Regular readers might have already picked up that my 9-year-old is a lad of few words. Certainly, when compared to his 13-year-old sister and to his mother, he is.
But as he gets older, I…
11th Nov 2017 12:08 PM
"Mummy, where were you when you heard about that nice Princess Diana getting killed?"
Mummy, Where Were You?
"Off my face in an Edinburgh hotel room, sweetie-pie. And believe you-me, I thought it must have been pretty…
31st Aug 2017 03:12 PM
Legs photo by Stein Magne Bjørklund
Baby suitcases on wheels. They ought to be banned from everywhere apart from the luggage hold on an aeroplane. The noise really winds me up. So much so, that on…
5th Jul 2017 09:04 AM
Tour De Bicycles And A Fox
Fox photo by airwolfhound
Percy has been a victim of bad parking syndrome. You know the type, the ones who think they can get their 4x4 into a 1 metre spot, or the ones who look at the pretty flowers…
24th May 2017 09:44 AM
Time photo by Alan Cleaver
Oh. My. Word. It's been a long time since I have had a moment where I can write! Goodness, let's think. Christmas came and went, I had 10 days in Australia, and now we're…
21st Mar 2017 04:49 PM
Our Two-wheeled Friends In Amsterdam
Elle Hartley Smith
An incident with a shoelace
There are many skills you need to accomplish in Amsterdam if you are going to fit in.
So here is a page in the life of the Dam-ians.
Firstly, although it looks like your…
31st Oct 2017 11:00 AM
Holme Moss Special Blog
Holme Moss Summit photo by James Creegan
I did it! I did it, I did it!
The training plan actually didn't go to plan, which I guess is no surprise! But, at least I knew what was ahead of me! I haven't…
16th Aug 2017 09:33 AM
Beat The Bounce
Jump - photo by Rick Butterfield
How hard can it be? It's just bouncing around on a trampoline to music, with a few friends isn't it?
I mean it sounds like fun? 2hrs, only £8pp, so that's good…
30th Jun 2017 09:36 AM
New Words, New Skills
commuting photo by fsse8info
This week, I have been mostly trying........rucking. It's been an interesting few days I'll tell you! Basically, if it's a new term for you, it's walking, or running, with…
18th Apr 2017 09:07 AM
The Full Monty
Mmm, hot chocolate photo by Aubrey
My friend hinted at wishing to go to the theatre again, and when it occurred to me her birthday was coming up, I thought I'd have a peak on the Google machine.
12th Dec 2016 09:30 AM