Well, January sort of whizzed past and here we are in February. Plot 8 We are now paying the price for the previous plot holder not handing the plot over till November. To be where we needed to be we ideally should have had the plot flattened by now. Unfortunately with the short days and… Continue reading Take my Hand
Just before Christmas I took a road trip to Florence to pick up my youngest. She has spent just over a year there and has now been poached to work back in the city. I set out on my own on the 6 o’clock ferry to Dunkirk, it was a good crossing and once the… Continue reading The guy with the lovely name
Flippin hell! a month has passed since my last blogpost. I sit here writing this after I have just booked ferries and hotels to make a road trip to Florence to visit my daughter before Christmas. The last time I went the return leg was through France, this time around I am going to go… Continue reading Dah Dah Dah
So here we are it’s D Day! I’m writing this at the end of a week which started really well and descended into the snake pit very quickly. The O’s Orient played Northampton Town last Saturday, it was always going to hard, especially as Northampton are at the top of the league and on a… Continue reading I could yawn and be withdrawn and watch them gallop by
Our hotel was a ten minute walk from Toni’s flat. The hotel was very basic but clean and comfortable, the beauty of it was that it was so central. After a quick catch up with Toni we set off for a wander around the city. Toni was learning her way around quite well and showed… Continue reading Road trip ptII
I am sitting here on a Sunday night writing this, Lesley has gone to work and I am contemplating the coming week. Last week my son Pat and I made a road trip to Italy to see Toni. I haven’t driven on the continent for nearly 30 years and to be quite honest I have… Continue reading Road Trip Pt1
It’s been a month since my last post so I thought I’d bring you up to date. Toni has now been in Italy two weeks and is settling in nicely, she loves the city, and the job and everyone is really friendly. On Friday this week me and Patrick will be taking the rest of… Continue reading He just loved to live that way
Boat, blah blah blah, dog blah blah blah, Radio blah blah blah. That’s the normal stuff out of the way, now for the fantastic news. My youngest sprog Toni, who works in marketing (an industry I have no idea how it makes money) has gone and landed herself a job in Italy. She’s sets off… Continue reading Arrivederci Toni!