Monthly Archives: October 2016

Love and memories at the beach

I have been to¬†Brighton a few times lately, just a bit further down the coast from home. I was there this morning with Megan and Jonquil (why I didn’t take a picture of them I don’t know!) for a walk … Continue reading

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Doctor Qui

This has been a good week for you tube clips. As well as the video featured on the previous post about the socks, I heard Bill Bailey, the English comedian, on the radio singing a very funny song about the … Continue reading

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Good socks, helpful socks

I caught up with Angela and some other pals this weekend and she showed us a clip about this great little project which has provided socks to people in homeless shelters in the US as part of their business. I … Continue reading

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Dreads

Bottlebrushes are flowering everywhere at the moment, absolutely everywhere. They are very common street trees, and in people’s gardens, with the most common kind, the red-flowering ones vastly outnumbering the pink ones, and the pale yellow kind. They remind me … Continue reading

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A wild spring

There has been a couple of weeks of wild spring weather here after a long winter. Finally this week the sun shone for a couple of days – a relief. Auburn was headline news (too weird!), when the river rose … Continue reading

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Things we do for fun

When I was out walking in the early evening the other day, I passed this funny little community building not far from my place, and heard the strains of ballroom dance music coming from the door. It was a sweet … Continue reading

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