Monthly Archives: December 2006

Log jam in the Solent

I bet the gin palace owners we saw cruising past were glad this little baby wasn’t still at sea – it must have been a good five feet long. Gently being caressed by the waves can also been seen a … Continue reading

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How’s My Drinking?

Thanks, Lorraine, for the T-shirt – I’ll put it to good use. Also thanks to Sue for pointing out there’s no apostrophe – which is amazing coming from someone who NEVER uses one.

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The Hunt!

Such a contrast in the car as we drove down to my sister’s for Boxing Day. In the passenger seat was me, quietly excited by the novelty of seeing a real hunt trotting past (even if it was sans vulpes). … Continue reading

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So what should Santa bring me?

Christmas wish-lists are always difficult. During the other eleven months of the year, I usually buy what I need or want so it is often hard to think of what to ask others to put in my stocking come December. … Continue reading

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Blokes and Buttons

Blokes (as opposed to men in general) can be pretty lazy and I’m no exception but now I’m learning a new skill as a result. In Debenhams I was looking for some new jeans and picked up a few pairs … Continue reading

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Mitch Benn

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What’s in a name?

It’s always interesting to read about other people’s names (well, it is to me) and groaning about the parent’s selections for new-borns. As a “John”, my name was a safe bet – no weirdness there and also named after my … Continue reading

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Still going strong…

It’s almost Christmas and the roses are still persisting in flowering. This site looks scary – you cut HOW MUCH off the plant in February?!?!

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You can’t take photos in fog

Bah!

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Alarm Clock

A clock of varying usefulness. On one hand (no pun intended) it is totally useless and telling you the time; on the other, it is essential for those manic drinking races that you get into… apparantly, so I’m told. This … Continue reading

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