Fall…In Texas?
Fall…In Texas?
/ November 1, 2019 1 COMMENTS
Autumn… A favorite time of year- -if we are blessed with one! Texas typically ...
My London Eye
My London Eye
/ May 30, 2012 0 COMMENTS
There are a few landmarks that I see from a distance on the train as I make my way to Victoria.  I was delighted to be able to get up close and even climb one of them during hubs’ ...
When the Sun Comes Out…
When the Sun Comes Out…
/ May 29, 2012 0 COMMENTS
Everyone is taking advantage of what may be a short summer, it is almost June after all! Londoners are remarkable in that they go from Uggs, jumpers, coats, scarves, hats and gloves ...
One Hundred Churches in one Square Mile…
One Hundred Churches in one Square Mile…
/ May 28, 2012 0 COMMENTS
We have a wonderful little guide book to London entitled, I Never Knew That About London, by Christopher Winn. Hubs decided we would visit EC3 and tour some of the remaining 100 ...
Graffiti and Other Eyesores
Graffiti and Other Eyesores
/ May 22, 2012 0 COMMENTS
With only countable weeks left before our departure from England I am feeling down… I don’t want to talk about packing, selling furniture, emptying the flat or last meals. ...
Keep off the Grass…
Keep off the Grass…
/ May 21, 2012 0 COMMENTS
My daughter danced in the pre-game show at Wembley Stadium. Chelsea and Liverpool were playing in the FA Cup. A lot of work went into choreographing 150 dancers from two separate ...
Woodland Corners…
Woodland Corners…
/ May 16, 2012 0 COMMENTS
My daughter seems to have this thing about nearly treading in unspeakables. I’m not talking about dog poo although that’s bad enough. I’ve already talked about the ...
Days Six and Seven…
Days Six and Seven…
/ May 15, 2012 0 COMMENTS
We saw The Harry Potter Exhibit, for which the advertisements did absolutely no justice at all. We were told it would take at least 3 hours to surf the sets and hubs and I looked at ...
Cream Teas Please…
Cream Teas Please…
/ March 6, 2012 0 COMMENTS
On Saturday it was Simon’s birthday, our zoo keeper son, and for the first time in his 24 years of life we weren’t there to celebrate with him.  Instead of moping around and reminiscing ...
My Winter Days…
My Winter Days…
/ February 23, 2012 0 COMMENTS
When I return from walking in the afternoons I start to peel off the layers.  The flat stays warm although we have had no heat on from 10am-5pm. It is south facing so even on the ...
What I Woke Up To…
What I Woke Up To…
/ February 5, 2012 0 COMMENTS
I woke up this morning to snow and a fox! The thing about snow is it falls heavily without a sound. Not that we even hear the rain in our flat because we don’t have a roof directly ...