‘What a great way to celebrate the Spring Equinox!’ – was not at all what I was thinking when I made my way to Harlow Carr Gardens yesterday. Because I thought the Spring Equinox was on 21 March… Anyway, RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) obviously knew much better than I and held an open day at […]
A perfect snowy Saturday.
For some strange reason I felt really tired on Sunday and went to bed at 8.30pm. Not to sleep though, mainly to warm up. I had just got lost on t’interweb after ‘just quickly checking something online’, when I heard the little man’s mummy shout: “Do a wee wee before you go to bed.” She […]
I’m currently sitting in a local cafe, Art Seven, with my iPad and a cup of tea. And here’s the story of how I got here. I work an extra hour every day, so that I can work from home Wednesdays until about 12 noon. That means I have the rest of the afternoon to […]
Okay, it’s pretty clear to me that the Rock Clock isn’t working. Not for me anyway. The first morning I used it, I switched it off and went back to sleep. The second morning it didn’t go off at all. I realised later that I hadn’t set it properly – clearly my brain was trying […]
I went to the gym today. First time in at least four weeks because as we all know there really is no point going to the gym in December, what with all the pre-Christmas drinks and baking and chocolate and Baileys. Today I felt it prudent to start the regime again. Ahem… if one may […]
A few weeks ago one of my colleagues, C, was holding a workshop. Shortly before starting, it turned out that the TVs in the room weren’t working, and due to several presentations that were to be held, there was a moment of panic before I managed to get a projector at the 11th hour. Well, […]