Not Wordless Wednesday: Our garden goes “exotic”!


I'm well known for my veg, becoming known for my flowers ....... but only at a basic level. But, I wrote a while back about what inspires some of my blogging ..... books, travel, wine and other folks blogs. One of my blogging mates, Andrew, of Have Blog Will Travel, recently had some cracking images … Continue reading Not Wordless Wednesday: Our garden goes “exotic”!

Totalitarian Britain “C’est la bullshit!”


I have quite a few friends in France, mostly winemakers, who are concerned about the effect of Brexit on their business. But, who do they blame .......... President Microman! But I have news for them, and for all those totalitarians in our parliament who are trying their damnedest to undermine our democracy through lies, lies … Continue reading Totalitarian Britain “C’est la bullshit!”

Totalitarian Britain: The National Health Service


"The closest thing the British have to a religion is the FREE National Health Service (The NHS)" Of course it's not free, it is paid for by the taxpayer, and paid for across the whole of their lives, compulsorily. Nothing wrong with that though! However for as long as I can remember the NHS has … Continue reading Totalitarian Britain: The National Health Service

Green Fingers: Fruit ‘n Veg time!


Continuing the saga of my Brexit garden for when we can no longer get certain vegetables in Britain any more ..... that's what "Project Fear" told us. So, Snowflakes ..... grow yer own:

Crossing a glacier for a hot chocolate!


I've been rereading, or rather listening to via Audible, Mountains of the Mind, a book I've had for a while. I'm starting to discover that “listening” to a book is a very different experience especially if it's a non-fiction book and on a topic which has a great deal of emotion as well as information. … Continue reading Crossing a glacier for a hot chocolate!