• Hot and Spicy!

    The internet is sooooooo slow over here, but the weather and scenery make up for it. It has been very hot the last few days, so we have been moving around pretty slowly ourselves and trying to keep in the shade. Last night we went into Stone Town and actually had a meal that was… Continue Reading

  • Tortoises

    The weather is quite glorious here, it is not as humid as the Far East so you can cool down in the shade and the sky and sea are just a perfect blue, which makes a big difference to the awful weather we had back in England. Yesterday we had a boat ride over to… Continue Reading

  • Nightmare Journey but we got there!

    Thursday came and we packed the car and set off for Heathrow at around 12.30 noon.The journey was fine until we got to around 12 miles from the airport and the traffic backed up and and then stopped at around 6 miles to go. We sate there for about an hour and a half, thankful… Continue Reading

  • Forgotten Walk

    Sue chastised me last night for not including a family walk we went on that was organised by Harborough council. So here are the details: After being a little late for the bus and having to run one mile in about 4 mins (really!) I joined Sue and Sarah at the Market Place along with… Continue Reading

  • What a horrible summer

    The fact that I have sat down to write this means that it is yet again pouring with rain outside! Today I was going to cut the hedge, mow the lawn and clean the pool, I managed to cut the hedge between showers, but it is scattered over the driveway as it is now too… Continue Reading