Azul

We have a new board game, Azul, a welcome addition to our collection for home and motorhome use. It was a treat for the family that I bought with some of my birthday money. I wonder if if got my…

No Sofa

At the moment we have no sofa. The one that I bought a decade ago has gone to the local Hospice Shop. A couple of nice men came to collect it yesterday. I did attempt to sell it on Facebook…

Are Shares Too Risky?

A bear market is when stocks takes a hit over a prolonged period of time. Hence today’s picture as I like any excuse to feature a member of the Ursa family. This is an Inuit carving that I saw displayed…

Searching for Sugar Man

Can I recommend Searching for Sugar Man? It’s a 2012 critically acclaimed, BAFTA winning movie and I’ve watched over and over? Sometimes it’s available free on Amazon Prime but, at the moment, you’ll have to pay a teeny bit to…

Tolpuddle Martyrs

Once when I was a tax accountant, a colleague who was around about the same age, told me that I would vote Conservative ‘when I grew up’. Ha! Perhaps that’s why I remain young at heart. It hasn’t happened yet.…