A Bit of Sketching

When I wrote the other day about Tidy Creativity I mentioned that I’d bought a digital drawing pad. Things hadn’t been going that well with learning to use it. So I’ve decided to go back to basics and do a…

Off Grid-ish

We’ve been to the North Cornwall coast for a couple of nights in Klaus the Knaus, our motorhome. It was Hot Stuff’s suggestion. He pretended that it was to give me a couple of days of rest and relaxation but…

Fish ‘n’ Chips

We are blessed to live within walking distance of England’s biggest fish market. It means that the seafood that we eat around is superb. I’m planning a future post on where I buy fish to cook myself. But today I…

Summer Wardrobe

Yikes! I’ve returned from France and there’s still a bit of a chill in the air in old Blighty. But enough is enough. It’s supposed to be spring for goodness sake I decided to take the bull by the horns…

I Survived the Seventies

It’s a small wonder that I survived the Seventies. But I lived to celebrate my 18th birthday in the early eighties with a slap up meal of scampi and chips. Phew! Here’s some of the life threatening hazards I encountered on…

Weeds!

Freakin’ ‘ell! We visited the allotment the other day for the first time after our nine day break to France. When we left the plot was relatively neat and tidy. There was some progress with fruit and vegetable growing. The…