Minion – Stuart

This made me smile. Cheers Fitbit.

Proper Gardener Now

Some of my lilies and lupine are being destroyed by aphids. So I’m experimenting with the ‘soapy water solution’. How is this a thing? But it’s genuinely the advice online. I’ve done half and will report back!

Zoom is for work, not life

Going forward, I'm allll about the hybrid working. Offie one day a week, training face to face one day a week. And the rest on Teams/Zoom. Working from home for the win BaBi! No more travel, no more navigating long life milk (the fresh stuff rarely survives 24 hours of training, with 16 hours of … Continue reading Zoom is for work, not life

3 Good Things – Sunday

I’d say I’m overdoing these but … well maybe, but happy memories right now are precious! 1. Lilies Dropped the chap off to a wedding and headed home to find some of my lilies are flowering. Stunning! 2. Streets of Rage 4 (easy mode) Finally made it to the final big bosses with a few … Continue reading 3 Good Things – Sunday

3 Good Things – Blissful Day

Today has been just lovely. Gorgeous weather and a sense that everything is sorted and in its proper place. Wonderful feeling! First thing, I got flowers! Really stunning, long stemmed and a colour that is pure summer. And while X was out for a haircut, I finished my book club book for tomorrow. From the … Continue reading 3 Good Things – Blissful Day

NHS plan to share GP patient data in England delayed to September | NHS | The Guardian

NHS plan to share GP patient data in England delayed to September | NHS | The Guardian — Read on Very pleased people will have more time. Still should be opt in not opt out though!

Mighty Oaks… in waiting.

Anyone remember my fridge acorn project from last year? If so, you’re doing better than me. After seeing the acorns in their little bag, tucked away on the back of the fridge this week, I casually asked my dad when I should take them out and plant them. March was his reply. Whoops. None of … Continue reading Mighty Oaks… in waiting.

2021 – SOTD – Week 22

I'm still full of cold - clearly a bit more run down/relieved to have some normalcy restored than I had suspected. More importantly though, this was also the week when the sun started to shine again - in what felt was the first time in forever! YOUTUBE   No 148 - Cha Ching (Till … Continue reading 2021 – SOTD – Week 22

Good Morning

Well, I’ve just seen the neighbours cat take out a blackbird, so I’m very awake all of a sudden. Nature is unfeeling on occasion! I say that, but the cat - Morpheus - is clearly quite proud of himself and revelling in his superior hunting skills. He is currently prowling the back garden, walking with … Continue reading Good Morning


It’s a big old theme, redemption. Literature from all ages has delved into the pot with religions the world over never afraid to use it as a way to …DRINK THE FAT?