Tuesday… Let’s Talk About…Soham

SOHAM       Having explored a fair bit of this area now with Stella thanks to walkies & geocaching trips, I thought I’d share some of our finds.  Often when Soham is mentioned it is in a negative context as it is known because of the evil Ian Huntley, I don’t intend giving him […]

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Monday Memories: Family Tree

Quite a simple memory blog today given that I’ve been spoilt by the last two Mondays being Bank Holidays and today I had to go and do that work thing! Still, it’s paying for that new sofa so I mustn’t grumble 🙂 Back to the photo scan theme and also another hobby of mine, genealogy. Have […]

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Sunday Sermon: Needham Market

Today I didn’t go to church. Instead I took Stella back to Suffolk as there was a Big Walkies event at Needham Lake which is where we used to spend pretty much every Sunday morning. Despite her anxieties and my shyness we both enjoyed the walk we attented at Hinchingbrooke Country Park so I was sure if […]

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Saturday…on this day…

Thought I was going to struggle for historical points of interest today but stumbled across the following: 1919. María Eva Duarte born. Later to become Eva Peron, or, Evita This fact I will, of course, use as an excuse to share a Madonna video! I know not everyone is a fan of her, erm, *varied* film […]

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Foto Friday: Camera Phones

This week’s Digital Photography School challenge is “Camera Phones”. These have come a long way over the last few years & I believe some are now so good a lot of people don’t even bother carrying a proper camera nowadays. The photo of Stella & I was actually taken with my old trusty Sony Ericsson years […]

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it’s Thursday…it’s Top Of The Pops iPod shuffle!

For my music-inspired blog this week I’ve gone for the good old iPod shuffle and seeing what the first 5 tunes are to appear 🙂 Here goes: 1. Terence Trent D’Arby “Rain” I can’t remember if this was a single or not but certainly a great track from his “Introducing The Hardline According To…” album. There […]

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Woof Wednesday: Walkies At Wicken

A while back the good people at National Trust: Wicken Fen Nature Reserve announced they would be holding a weekly “Health Walk” on a Wednesday morning. What a great idea. Wednesday is my day off from work and I knew Wicken was a place Stella liked as we had been there geocaching last Summer. Only a few […]

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