Crystalising Roses…
Crystalising Roses…
/ June 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
I must have been enjoying myself immensely at the first garden party committee ...
Winning the Race…
Winning the Race…
/ June 5, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Sometimes I wear myself out so completely that this morning I could quite easily have laid down in my tracks and given in.   I didn’t.   I was in the middle of the 100 acre ...
Cracks in the Lane…
Cracks in the Lane…
/ May 25, 2018 0 COMMENTS
The part of Rigsby Lane where I live is a private, dirt road. Just as it crosses FM543 it transforms into a black top. On my first walk I smoothly avoided the cracks that ran along its ...
Some Cat…
Some Cat…
/ May 22, 2018 1 COMMENTS
Shads loves to climb onto the top shelf of my closet. He usually doesn’t stay long unless the vacuum cleaner is on the rampage. Most of the time he’s on a quest for one of ...
This Mortal Life…
This Mortal Life…
/ May 18, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Today, when I heard the news that a talented man we had all once worked with in the theatre had passed away un-noticed and was lying, unclaimed in a distant city morgue, I could only ...
Once Upon a Time…
Once Upon a Time…
/ May 14, 2018 3 COMMENTS
Now that I’m a mother of twenty/thirty-somethings I find it refreshing to go through their early photo albums; when they were really young. I regard fondly the exuberant, ...
Thoughts on Mumdom…
Thoughts on Mumdom…
/ May 8, 2018 0 COMMENTS
May 8th has rolled around again and I am amazed that I still feel such a sense of calm on this day, as if it is my special day… But it’s not. It’s my Mum’s. ...
Somewhere Quiet…
Somewhere Quiet…
/ May 3, 2018 0 COMMENTS
I used to have a closet in our old house, upstairs, where I would go and sit and say my morning prayers in the winter. No-one bothered me, it was too small, just enough room to turn ...
Hang Gliding…
Hang Gliding…
/ April 26, 2018 1 COMMENTS
After working at Caudalie Crest I step outside to look up into the sky to see what is making the buzzing noise I could hear on the patio. I spot a small engine powered hang glider, ...
Lost in Hand-Helds….
Lost in Hand-Helds….
/ April 19, 2018 1 COMMENTS
I have been thinking about the culture of hand held and not so hand held devices. An advertisement at the cinema caught my eye this week,  It was for a new, interactive, game. The ...
Bobbing for Cod…
Bobbing for Cod…
/ April 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Last night we decided to have blackened fish. Hubs and I got out a couple of fillets and popped them in a bowl of water, still wrapped in plastic and frozen. It can’t be the smell ...