Senior Care

Last night (28/2/2017), I had a dream where I was in South Carolina talking to a former work colleague about Senior Care. In her case it was about how to arrange care for her elderly parents in India. In my case, it started about me but soon morphed into taking care of the cat. The […]

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My New Normal

I realized / discovered at the end of 2016 that I’d been mildly depressed for the previous 4-6 months, maybe a little longer. Some of it is to due with me being in mourning for my old life. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not missing my job or working. I am missing the social aspects […]

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Been a while

It’s been quite a while since I posted anything. It’s amazing how quickly, “I’ll do it tomorrow” becomes next week, next month, etc.  As I sat down to start this post, the cat trotted over, threw up and walked away. I’m not sure if it was his comment on 2016, a prediction for 2017 or […]

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So, a slim majority of people voted for Britain to leave the EU. What does that mean? The short answer is nobody knows. The UK hasn’t officially told the EU that it’s leaving. And won’t until October, at the earliest. Then the UK and the EU have 2 years to negotiate the terms of the […]

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Eurovision Party

Last weekend, I went to a Eurovision party. Briefly, Eurovision is a song contest started in 1956 with a few Western European countries that’s now expanded to 42 countries including those well known European countries Israel and Australia. Not wanting to keep you in suspense The Ukraine won with a catchy little tune called 1944. Russia, who were […]

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A week in the life of

Briefly, I’ve been so busy lately that I haven’t been keeping the blog up to date. Much of it is things that wouldn’t work so well on the blog. Much as  things like Leonardo da Vinci: The Mechanics of Genius is a wonderful exhibition, it’s only on for a few months and isn’t likely to travel […]

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