Howard the Artist

Howard the Artist

While sorting out my Mum’s stuff last week, I discovered some drawings that she’d removed from my bedroom wall in Whitley Bay. I had left home and so they redecorated my bedroom. My dark red walls were now pattered blue wallpaper. Oh dear. I am so glad...
Walking with Charlie and James

Walking with Charlie and James

I enjoyed a grand walk on the Ridgeway with Charlie and James. Chris was meant to come too, but after confirming, he later found out he hadn’t checked his diary properly and could no longer come. We started our walk at Scutchamer Knob, walked South to the road,...
Three Birthdays!!

Three Birthdays!!

This week three of my lovely lads had birthdays – Rob 30, Harry 3 and Reuben 3. We went to Savernake Forest to explore and enjoy a picnic. What a wonderful day – the sun shone and the rain held off until we were ready to leave. There was much excitement...
Harry’s birthday May 2021

Harry’s birthday May 2021

May turned out to be wetter than expected, so rather than going to the pub, as originally planned, Harry came round to our house, and brought his little family with him. He came in wearing his Hi Vis vest and proceeded to fix everything with his new toolset. His...
Farmoor Reservoir May 2021

Farmoor Reservoir May 2021

I really enjoyed my trip to Farmoor Reservoir and a walk there, and the thing is that it’s the first time I’ve visited. I have passed it countless times to and from gigs. I’ll be going again soon. It’s fantastic. I was surprised at how big the...