• An expensive mistake!

    We have just completed a full week without anyone in the family being ill!!! Certainly, cause for celebration. Lately, I have been bidding for various items on eBay and am now the proud owner of an inflatable canoe. I was fascinated with a programme Paul Heiney had made for Anglia TV. He adventurously canoed along… Continue Reading

  • A New Car

    Well, over the last few days we have trawled many garages, looked at lots of cars, and Jamie has at last acquired a new motor, courtesy of our next-door neighbour! Ian is a sales rep for the local Ford dealer in town, we visited his showroom to ask for some advice. Luckily, the garage had… Continue Reading

  • A New Year

    A Summary: I took my mother back to Yorkshire the day before New Year’s Eve and returned to Harborough the same day. She had found having a houseful of people quite tiring, she is used to nodding off in a chair at the drop of a hat or sitting quietly reading the paper when she… Continue Reading