STORIES: LEISURE

Resistance Is Futile

July 20th, 2020|

The BF has taken up jigsaw puzzles. She's currently doing a one thousand piecer of the 99 most beautiful places she won't be going to any [...]

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Blot On The Landscape

June 30th, 2020|

If I were a dog, I'd be a terrier. I'd be a terrier because I need to be run every day, or at least go for [...]

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Blind Shooter

March 30th, 2020|

I have been to the moon and back, plumbed in bathrooms and more besides, and all in my sleep. I normally undertake these activities in an [...]

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Twenty Questions

March 10th, 2020|

A good part of my life is spent on matters to do with #Fund Raising. It's a tough old game so I'm sympathetic to anyone faced [...]

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The Hairy Eared Hound

March 2nd, 2020|

Children's literature is the best. When The Son was growing up, I loved reading to him. I do a pretty passable #Eeyore. Some have even commended [...]

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The Long Way Round

February 3rd, 2020|

What could be nicer than to live it up with a couple of friends, eat canapés (not part of my five a day), drink an immodest [...]

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Joy To The World

December 24th, 2019|

Forget the heralding of Christmas with the purchase of industrial quantities of Brussel Sprouts. Better to trumpet the festivities with the Jerusalem artichoke. It achieves the [...]

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Baba Black Sheep

December 1st, 2019|

Anyone who’s been lucky enough to receive the Freedom of the City of London is, to a Freeman or Free Sister, asked if that means they [...]

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