Sweetcorn

I couldn't hold out any longer. It is late September. Rats or squirrels have started to steal my precious treasure. If I leave things much...

Pay yourself first, in time

I’m currently reading the excellent Four Thousand Weeks by Oliver Burkeman and came across the idea of 'Pay Yourself First', but applied to time. I...

Try to put down your phone

It’s good to put down your mobile phone Lawrie. As I write this the iPhone is king, a smartphone. You’ll probably have something that I...

Introducing Notebookerie

My favourite notebook is not a Bullet Journal. There I've said it. It might be a sun-bleached facsimile of Penguin Books "Man and Superman", with...

Bluebell Wood

Afloat on a Sea of Bluebells

I was afraid that I was going to miss the spectacle. The link with an event that has taken place, probably for millennia. Those first...

Running into Kenneth Thomas

As views from your home, this is hard to beat. Yesterday, I met more than just one fisherman. Earlier on my route I encountered an...

Respect to the Bird

On my long run this morning (6.97 miles - oh yeah!), as I passed underneath the beautiful old bridge, I came across a man fishing...

Furlough Days

Every morning I get up and make three cups of tea. One normal tea with milk, one weak tea with soya-light milk, one biscuit tea...