We're proud to be in the Narrowboat Experience's mini-series on 'the real narrowboat experiences of the United Kingdom'. Telling it from our perspective ...
Part two of our six day trip to Les Deux Alpes. Visiting a Glacier, an undergrond funicular, and ice cave, and a history-filled village in the valley
Living lives less ordinary we're frequently impetuous! A photograph of 'notre montagne', in Les Deux Alpes, materliased a magnifque "one day I'll" journey.
Just before Christmas I decided it was time to reduce the time I spent on Social Media. Specifically Facebook and Twitter. During the December 2019 election run-up it became strikingly apparent that having these Apps on my phone was becoming addictive. I'm sure you know a little about how Facebook works - its clever algorithms … Continue reading Re-Focussing On Being Present In 2020
... when I'm 64. I was reminded of the lines of that famous Beatles song as I wrote Barry's card a few weeks ago. It used to sound so old. 64. Now it somehow doesn't. However ... We're acutely aware of the inevitability of our gradual decline into our 'later' years. We've both had teeth … Continue reading Will You Still Need Me, Will You Still Feed Me …
The frantic, frenetic, frivolities of the festive season are upon us once again. Boy this year's flown past hasn't it? I usually find myself reflecting on the reasons I find it such a puzzling time. I enjoy it certainly. with reservations ... There's lots I love about it, including an abundance of treasured memories of … Continue reading Happy Festive Season 2019
We're celebrating this weekend. One reason can be shared by many. The other two are rather special for Barry and I. ~ In the northern hemisphere it's the shortest day (usually it's the 21st but I'm reliably informed this year it's the 22nd). Hoorah for the turning of the sun and the promise of lighter … Continue reading Celebrating On The Winter Solstice