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9/11. We Remember.

Hi, . Sad memories at this time. We are all remembering the shock and horror of the attacks on the Twin Towers on September 11 2001, a sad ten years ago. . Short clip of first plane. . . Short Clip of second plane . . . Various news reports of the attack as it […]

In My Dreams.

Hey, . Good Morning to yourself! . I am up again very early this morning, and don’t ask me why, because I don’t know. It can hardly have been the lure of watching a magnificent sunrise because the dull, damp and heavy grey cloud layer is still ‘present and correct’ as usual. . The only […]

Feeling Blue!

Bonjour mes amis, . So, as you have probably gathered….today’s post has an authentic French flavour. . It has come about because I was thinking recently about how many of the shades of and brown, used enthusiastically in house decoration and furnishing, are colours that I find to be personally depressing, and would therefore avoid […]

Touches Of Gaudi!

Good Morning, . ….is what we are all saying here at the moment….but hey, we are used to it! . Yesterday turned out to be a corker though. Big H felt great and suggested that we make the most of the sunshine by going to the beach, and he did not need to ask me […]

From Holidays To Hummingbirds.

Hi Peeps, . Greetings to you from an extremely wet UK. It seems that we have had nothing but ferocious downpours and high winds for ages. . You get up in the morning to the accompaniment of drumming rain and then retire at night to the some beat. I have to say though, that lying […]

To Go Or Not To Go, That Is The Question!

Hey, , So it is Sunday, and what a day it is. . After a week of very heavy rainstorms, we were greeted this morning by sunshine and blue skies once again….so the once more. . I don’t know what is in store for us for the rest of this promising day, apart from a […]

I’m With Phil.

Hi, . This is about a small place in , about 100 miles from Birmingham. It is called Phil Campbell. . It was damaged by a wedge in April 2011. . The Alabama Wedge tornado. . . . The devastation was dreadful, with many people dead or injured as a result. . There was however, […]

Peter Davies. Mayor Of Doncaster. This Is No ‘Yes-Man’.

Hello, . Recently, a friend of mine, who lives in , asked me what I thought about Peter Davies….Mayor of Doncaster in South Yorkshire. . I confessed that I had no idea who she was talking about, so she sent me a follow-up e-mail about him. Because of that I have something very unusual for […]

Awesome Saturday.

Hi folks, . How was your own Saturday then….enjoyable! . Mine was most excellent indeed. Big H got up early and felt a bit better than usual, so I asked him what his plans for the day were…..he said that he didn’t know, was there anything that I wanted to do? Well, you don’t need […]

Final Warning. London Air Is Dangerous.

Hi, . I hope I find you chipper today. . We are having another very warm day again here….as forecast….but all is not well. Yesterday it ended up being a hazy sort of day here, all day, and was more chilly out of the sun too. . It turned out that there were warnings issued […]