Winter gone

  We have experienced what feels like the longest winter ever. What didn't help was our heating system wasn't working properly. No matter how well we had the stove going the house was still cold. The oil boiler needed a service and we also had to get a radiator changed. By chance I saw a …

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2018, Here I am!

Ok, here I am in County Clare, Ireland. Last year I (well the other half eagerly agreed and encouraged it all) moved. Big life change. Also, a rather large scale adventure. Selling and buying houses in two very different countries was challenging. The articles I'd read about delays in Ireland proved to be untrue in …

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Community Spirit

  This photo is a memory from a winter's morning on Polegate High Street. The joys of getting up early and going to work! To help my improve my fitness levels I volunteered to deliver some leaflets for an acquaintance.  A couple of years ago I delivered leaflets in the same road so I thought …

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Weekly Card Reading & Chat

Well, week two of my phased return to work and I am rather enjoying myself. It's as if I have a new enthusiasm for work. A great feeling. The only downside is working in a building with so many people is the chatting. People haven't seen me in weeks and they want to say 'Hello'. …

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Weekly Card Reading 21 June – 27 June

I took this photo, with my smartphone, yesterday. It is near Victoria train station, London.  When I arrived in London, nearly 30 years ago, the place seemed huge but not busy. If I wanted to make a phone call then I had to use a public phone using a phone card. How things have changed. …

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Weekly Card Reading & Chat

A strong message coming through this week about community. I remember when I was growing up if you were short on something (tea,sugar etc) you'd be sent to a neighbour with a cup to ask nicely for some. There was always turn about with these requests and it worked. Fast forward 30 years and although …

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