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 […]Read more "Eurovision Party"
Should either learn to read or be shot, not sure that I care; at the moment. You’d think that with signs like these plastered all over the fire exits people would use the unalarmed exits but NO. But No, at least once a week, someone uses one and kicks off the alarm. The alarm goes […]Read more "Some people"
This is what I woke up to this morning. Not what I was looking forward to.Read more "View from my window"
Before the bad weather really starts, I’ve been going out for for an hour or so each day to get some exercise.Yes, I know it doesn’t sound like me but I’m trying to turn over a new leaf. When the bad weather starts and I can’t get out quite so frequently, I’ll start exercising with […]Read more "Fish and Chips"
Well, not really. The kitchen is done. I’m so happy, I can now cook myself beautiful meals. There’s not a lot left to do, new floor in the bathroom, putting up some shelves, new curtain poles and curtains, getting artwork framed. While not a lot of work, it’s still going to take a while to […]Read more "Finished, I’m finished !"
For those of you who don’t know, Shaun the Sheep is a stop motion animation by the makers of Wallace and Gromit. If you don’t know who Wallace and Gromit are, I despair of you. Anyway, one of the things that I missed before moving back to the UK was Shaun in the City. Just […]Read more "Shaun the Sheep"
It’s taking time but I think that Black is coming to terms with losing his brother. Both cats were always talkative and he’s become more talkative as his brother isn’t around to either shut him up or add his voice. For the first 7-8 days he was howling, especially in the early hours of the […]Read more "All by myself"