Monthly Archives: March 2011

At Bat

Oh glorious day. It’s the opening day of the 2011 Baseball season – yay. What!? Baseball, but I thought you were British? I am. But, get this, we love baseball. Weird as it may be. It all began in 2005 … Continue reading

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log burning stove

About a year ago we had a log buring stove fitted. I was an expensive little number mainly because it was okay to burn wood in smoke controlled areas  and it’s a clean burn stove, something about burning the wood then the … Continue reading

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On the subject of books

There is the most wonderful second hand bookshop in Alnwick, Northumberland. Barter Books. It is in the old railway station and is always busy and always a joy to go into. At the front of the shop is an open … Continue reading

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A job! and meditation

I went to my local craft shop the other week and on my way out, purchases in hand, I spotted an ad for casual staff on the notice board. I stood and stared. Work. Um….. So, I did the right thing … Continue reading

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More books

I finished The Vanished Man by Jeffery Deaver. I liked it. Not really annoying at the end, although he had me going for half a page or so with all those twists and turns. But that’s why I read him right? … Continue reading

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Looking beyond the end of my nose

A year ago Gav, Lew and I took our annual trip to the coast of Northumberland for my birthday. We have been going to the same cottage for about 8 years and still love every second we are there. I … Continue reading

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Moody Tuesday

I’m in one of those moods. (The creme eggs have nothing to do with my mood….or maybe they have? Oh that’s deep! Just wanted to post a picture.)  Nothing is right. I’m sitting in front of the computer trying to … Continue reading

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Around here

1. Recording one day in my life. As part of the class I’m taking over at Big Picture Classes I’m doing a scrap book layout of a day in my life. Just an ordinary day. Ali, in her video presentation … Continue reading

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