Although we are not involved in academia as such, well unless one counts U3A, our lives evolve still around term times and school holidays so it is pleasant to have term time to take advantage of routine even though this isn’t a fixed point. Even the walking group has fixed the Tuesday or Wednesday of… Continue reading Walkies.
May I introduce our granddaughter, Alice, born at 2.35 on the morning of her due date, Monday 20th February weighing in at 7lbs 13oz and a sister for Edward. Not sure it would be good to call her little sister, he weighed a bit smaller at 6lbs 12oz, and wasn’t so good at the feeding… Continue reading Exciting times
Last Friday came back from Pilates class to find postman had delivered post to us early, apart from usual stuff, mainly magazines like Kew, RA and Economist as subscriptions to these make good gifts there was a packet for me. Great joy, I had won a new book called Yarntelier handknit Volume 1, written and… Continue reading Just saying …
Yonks ago, well at the beginning of the year, I took a phone call asking if we would like a smart meter at Pixie Towers, it seemed a good idea so I took an executive decision (Ian had gone out to play), booked smart meter installation one day and a gas safety check the next.… Continue reading Hot air
It’s Saturday afternoon, I’ve just watched the Scotland Ireland Six Nations match, most exciting, pleased with the result as DH is an Anglo Scot, that’s what he puts on all those forms. This match was broadcast on BBC1, the next match which I’m now watching is broadcast on ITV so why couldn’t the BBC say… Continue reading Just some observations
Well still plenty of learning to do with my new blog home, trying to ensure you see the Beekeeper’s Quilt masthead. Still won’t talk about that, instead will tell you about the decluttering happening at Pixie Towers, it is so amazing the calming effect of clearing stuff, especially clothes that don’t fit, too small in… Continue reading Just musing