Monthly Archives: March 2013

Visiting the Island

Fortunately, the guard on last night’s train reminded us every time the train stopped, that the clocks were due to go forward last night. Had he not been so annoying, I’m not sure we’d have known. I didn’t hear anything … Continue reading

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Thank you for the music

A little while ago, Mirinda and I watched the movie version of Mamma Mia in separate houses. We loved it so much that I went out and immediately bought tickets to see it on the West End. To be fair, … Continue reading

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Farcical floor quote

Kenny the floor guy was supposed to come around this afternoon/evening to quote for the bedroom floors. He didn’t turn up. I can only assume he doesn’t need the work. I will find someone else. The main problem with Kenny’s … Continue reading

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Update

Occasionally I receive notification that the blog software needs updating to the latest version. I always put off installing the newest software because it’s all a bit involved and presents the opportunity to lose everything. However, I eventually sit down … Continue reading

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Full steam ahead

Before I write about the wonders of today, I just have to report the biggest news of the day. We actually saw the sun this morning. Okay, it was behind a rather milky sky but it was there. I could … Continue reading

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Tastes differ

I’m going to have a moan about HTML code so I can’t blame anyone for not reading much further than this overly long initial sentence. I’m presently updating the Talking Newspaper website, with input from the publicity person, Mike. For … Continue reading

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Made in Britain

I had a frantic email from Nicktor at the end of last week to tell me that Dawn was booked out on Tuesday night this week. His concern, obviously, was that we’d miss out on a Nicktor Night this week. … Continue reading

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Another freezing day

While we didn’t have any snow down our way today, the temperature didn’t bother rising above zero. In the wind (a wind from Scandinavia, apparently) it was well below zero. It wasn’t the nicest walk into Farnham, particularly when the … Continue reading

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The white stuff

I woke up at 6am this morning, courtesy of the poodles and a strong desire to use the toilet. When I opened the back door, so the girls could ablute, it was all sleety and cold. The sky was steely … Continue reading

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Paul not Rob

For some bizarre reason, I’ve been calling our plasterer Rob. His name is actually Paul. I’m fairly certain I haven’t called him Rob to his face but I’m equally certain I’ve not called him Paul either. I feel pretty bad … Continue reading

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