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My Dots Are Raised

March 23rd, 2020|

The oven packed up. Why does this always happen when you have chopped up enough vegetables to sustain an anaerobic digester for a week? That's what [...]

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Women Need Sheds

June 2nd, 2019|

My garden shed has been gently dissolving into the ground for some time now. In every cost there is an opportunity. Having sat down with the [...]

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The Dog Ate My Glasses

April 21st, 2019|

I discovered I might be wearing the wrong reading glasses.  I might have been wearing the wrong prescription for more than a decade.  I've been using [...]

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Talons, Claws, Scales and Nails

January 7th, 2019|

The God Daughter, has the most phenomenal finger nails I have ever seen. They are long and polished and sometimes bejewelled. I wonder how it is [...]

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Locked Out

October 28th, 2018|

There are lots of apples falling off the tree in next doors garden. There is an abundance of windfalls, in my garden, that the local wildlife [...]

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All Teched Up

October 11th, 2018|

I love technology: I love the oven, the kettle, the toaster. I loved the TV I grew up with. That's the one that had an enormous [...]

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Too Blind To Tango

September 8th, 2018|

An old family friend left a message on my answer machine that went something along the lines of; " I've been to look at your old [...]

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