Catching a Breather

I’ve been most remiss in powering on with these somewhat abstract posts and in the process probably broken all the rules, both written and unwritten, of blogging. So I thought today would […]

Time Gentlemen Please

Twelve years abroad is a long time without ever coming back for a visit, so it was hard to know what to expect when we finally returned. Doom-laden emails from friends and […]

Willie the Plott

My regular pilgrimage to the quarantine kennels is over for the day, 30 days and counting now to what we have labelled “Free Willie Day” when he will finally be released back […]

Silk Rose Sugar Rush

Leaving 90s England, a new life with new possibilities beckoned and for many years we lived in the thrall of the quest for conspicuous consumption. I can’t say we didn’t enjoy it […]