Saturday… On This Day…

June 11th A notable birthday today is Sir Jackie Stewart 🙂 I was lucky enough to meet this gentleman at a Formula One event and my lasting memory is of him having not one, but *four* mobile phones with him! Another Formula One birthday today, Jean Alesi and another gentleman I’ve been fortunate to meet 🙂 Here’s Mum […]

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Foto Friday: After Dark

After Dark… is the challenge this week from the Digital Photography School. Perhaps the most obvious subject is the moon. I haven’t been massively successful in these type of shots in the past, mostly owing to being too lazy to set up the tripod! I thought the flash effect on the leaves looked quite quite spooky […]

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it’s Thursday …it’s Top Of The Pops: Take That & more

Will get back to the 30 week song challenge in a moment but couldn’t ignore the fact that the Take That Progress Live tickets arrived today! I am so looking forward to seeing this show, though I’ve been naughty and seen spoilers on YouTube etc nothing can beat the feeling of being there for real. […]

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Woof Wednesday: Hearing Dogs Walkies

As mentioned in my Sunday Sermon, Stella & I attended a walk in aid of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People at Milton Country Park near Cambridge at the week-end. I heard about it via the people at Big Walkies and thought it sounded like a great idea. There was a choice of a jog or a stroll […]

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Tuesday… Let’s Talk About…Social Networks (again)

Social Networking (again)   This wasn’t going to be the subject of today’s blog until my mum came out with the following question earlier: “What’s the difference between MySpace & Facebook & Twitter and why do you use Facebook & Twitter but not MySpace anymore?” Well, where to start?! & thank goodness she hasn’t heard […]

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Monday Memories: Venice

Venice     During 2006 I was helping a friend run her gift shop on my days off. Sadly the business closed at the end of that year when she moved away but I loved that time. She set it up with an Italian theme and would regularly travel to Venice to purchase authentic items […]

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Sunday Sponsored Walk

Skipped church again to attend a sponsored walk in aid of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People at Milton Country Park. Not as many people turned up as hoped as the date clashed with a County Show and also their own main Summer Show in Buckinghamshire. I’ll blog more about the walk on Woof Wednesday but for now will […]

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