Where are you?

I am blaming COVID for my lack of input to my blog but that is not the case.  I just haven’t had anything to write about recently or to be more accurate, I haven’t really felt like writing.  I looked back at May in previous years of my blog and it was lovely to reminisce…

A follow up to an old post.

Way back in 2013 I wrote a post about children’s books that had a link to grannies.  Here is the post. I was contacted by a woman who had been trying to find a book she fondly remembered and in her search she came across my post which included mention of the book she was…

Why change?

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” (Socrates)   After a totally frustrating session on WordPress yesterday I came across this saying on one of the blogs I follow. It was so apt for the reason for my frustration. I had…

It has been a while

Finally getting down to posting on my blog.  You would think that with the COVID shutdown I would have all the time in the world to write blog posts but I just haven’t felt like it. I have found some sense of normality this week as the Tour de France is on the television, albeit…

It’s been a while. . .

I have just been told by WordPress that it is nine years since I started this blog. I used to publish each weekday for quite a while but now I am at the stage where I only post now and again. I first started to blog as I needed some purpose to my retirement and…