After banging on about turning 50 for the last year you’ll be jolly pleased to know that I will bang on no more as it’s finally happened! My banging on about wild swimming, however, will not cease, and I’m not sorry. I managed to milk every ounce out of birthday celebrations and feel thoroughly loved … More My Week In Pictures – 350 In Dog Years!
middle age noun the period after early adulthood and before old age, about 45 to 65. Yikes! ‘Mum! You’re not at the top of the hill, you’re over it and half way down down the other side!’ These were the words spoken by Miss Lashes in response to some seemingly old lady remark I’d made recently … More Over the hill…..almost
There’s nothing like a Spring morning to show off nature’s art work. After crawling to the end of Winter on my hands and knees I now awaken to Spring mornings with such happiness I could almost break into a run. I say almost because I tried running for a while; I enjoyed it but thanks to a … More Spring has Sprung
I was supposed to be going out to gardening club tonight but I didn’t. The weather is so truly hideous that in the end I decided to embrace my inner middle aged rebellion and bunk off gardening club. How naughty. However I did have to go and lock up the hens and I wasn’t very happy about … More The world’s most expensive egg
Winter drags on, occasionally misleading us that it’s over by producing a beautiful sunny morning or even day, but quickly returns to biting winds and sleety showers. Today’s photo was taken from my bedroom window late last summer; I remember including the frame just to prove it really was from my window. It’s good to … More View from the window
‘what in the heck is THAT!’ said hubby (Orkney Beef) as he walked in from work. This response was at the sight of me busy with yet another kitchen gadget bought to make my cooking life easier and my backside smaller. ”I know someone who lost 4 stone using one of these” said one review. … More It was Miss Scarlet, in the kitchen, with the spiralizer.
Exactly four weeks ago it was New Years Eve although it already feels in the dim and distant past. I went along to a short watch night service at church to wave goodbye to 2015 usher in 2016 with my list of life changes I’m going to make. Lose weight, get fit, de clutter, be more … More Trying again