• Mama Mia!

    As I write this it is raining outside. I have just returned from my daily bike ride (having got soaked) and had a shower (which I suppose doesn’t make much sense). Having returned from Italy on Wednesday, I have been busy mowing the lawns and the paths at both allotments, picking the vegetables (Sue is at this moment… Continue Reading

  • A week is not a summer!

    The promised heat wave arrived, lasted a week and left. We are again back to rain showers (frequent) and occasional thunderstorms. The difference is that it doesn’t rain all day and the temperature is not so cold. Ellis is now two years old (31st July). He celebrated by chilling out, steaming up and cooling off. He had… Continue Reading