Best of 2021

My interest in blogging waxes and wanes. But every year, there’s one post that I enjoy creating and publishing. It’s on the other blog I keep, my photography blog - It’s a nice and easy blog to maintain. It’s just the one post a year, after all. Published on January 1st, containing a collection … Continue reading Best of 2021



December was not just a multi country month, as was September, but a multi continental month, Europe and North America. It'd been a long time since I'd managed to step foot on shores so far from home. But this does, of course, bring to an end my 365 project. A photo a day, every day, … Continue reading December


One begins to tire as one approaches the finish line. I’m feeling tired in general as we approach the end of the year. Crossing the Atlantic and moving into a different time zone screwed around with my body clock far more this time than it normally does. And it is normally a bit of a … Continue reading November


It’s been a varied month. At one point we had temperatures up into the 20s. We’ve had some apocalyptic downpours since then. I’ve been walking up and down the pier most days. We’ve had a couple of trips to London. And I’ve been feeding the squirrels in Bournemouth Gardens lots of monkey nuts. One of … Continue reading October


September is over and it has taken summer with it. The temperatures remained in the low 20s - T-shirt weather - up until yesterday, when they suddenly plummeted by up to ten degrees. I’ve had to wear a jacket for the last two days when venturing outside. We put the heating on for an hour … Continue reading September