Lucy Sparrow

I’m going back to the Grayson’s Art Club exhibition that I visited recently in Bristol. It was such a rich source of inspiration. One of my favourite pieces was a clinical area accessorised with hundreds of felt bits and pieces…

Chutney Making

In anticipation of the expected glut of fruit and vegetables that we’re going to get from our allotment, I’ve lost my chutney making cherry. I have to say that it might be an activity that’s going to hook me in.…

The Arctic Beckons

Spot the deliberate zoological mistake in today’s picture. It made me giggle. I’m the bearer today of news about our future travels. I’m more than excited about one of my most adventurous trips ever. Let me tell you why the…

Marcus Aurelius

“Live a good life. If there are gods and they are just, then they will not care how devout you have been, but will welcome you based on the virtues you have lived by. If there are gods, but unjust,…

Reef in Exeter

We missed seeing Paul Weller in concert the other week even though we had tickets. Both of us were feeling too whacked out to manage a late night. But we were determined to see Reef in Exeter. I’m taking a…