It has not been a pleasant time with this pandemic but there have been some good moments and it is important to make the most of them - small happinesses are to be celebrated! The restrictions brought on us by Covid 19 has meant that I have been unable to join friends in outings to … Continue reading A Quick Good-News Story
Just because I loved them when Mary brought them from the garden and put them in this blue vase - our first picking of dahlias this year:
For readers of my blog not familiar with this "Six on Saturday", let me explain that it is an idea hosted by https://thepropagatorblog.wordpress.com who posts six photographs, with comment, each Saturday morning. Other bloggers do likewise and then post a link to their post in the comments of The Propagator Blog's post and in this … Continue reading Six on Saturday
Statistically, I am less bald now than I was twenty or so years ago. My mother always told me I had a high forehead, a sign of intelligence she assured me, but a time arrived when this high forehead began its progress higher and further backward along my head to either side of a surviving … Continue reading Male-pattern Baldness.
Lunchtime coffee was cancelled. The kettle wouldn't work. Not a geek out of it. I did the usual checks - that we had, in fact, got electricity; that no fuses had tripped on the fuse board; that it was plugged in; then changed the fuse in the plug...just in case but it still didn't work. … Continue reading The Kettle Unmasked.