• Sad news

    Suraj’s father died in hospital during the week. Suraj stayed with him at the hospital until the end. Suraj, Charlotte and Lucas came to stay on Wednesday, and we looked after Lucas while Suraj and Charlotte attended the funeral in Coventry on Thursday. They stayed with us on the Friday, but slept most of the… Continue Reading

  • Crash!

      The whole world seems to be in a panic, with the stock market crashing and the banks failing. Glad I don’t have a mortgage and I am not saving for retirement or else things would be pretty sticky. However, I did make the mistake of placing half my savings into the Halifax only to… Continue Reading