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Computer Problems Yet Again

I must apologise for yet more computer problems.  I downloaded a whole batch of photos and put them into my latest blog post but since then they have totally disappeared, and also I can’t re-download them, so I’m trying to get help with this.  Please bear with me and I …

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A Busy Friday Morning

It’s been a busy Friday so far.  Indeed, it really started yesterday when husband needed to have a phone consultation with one of the GPs in our doctors’ practice.  The upshot was an appointment for husband to see the doctor this morning, but for an 8.30am appointment! I know there’s a lot wrong …

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Rock Buns (an additional short post)

My photo above taken in 2009 but rock buns always come out of the oven looking like this Reader Jeannine asked me a little while ago to explain what rock buns are.  I think I have mentioned the recipe before, but when I looked at my post of the 4th …

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Animal Magic

Yesterday, our son and grandson invited us to go to the Zoo with them.  It is only a mile away, and we have Zoo passes for the year, so we said we would. My goodness, it was busy!  The damper, cloudier weather was obviously keeping the holidaymakers off the beaches and, wondering …

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Mainly Dartington

The sitting room, 6.20 this morning I was up early this morning, waking at 5.30am, and a little later making myself a cup of tea and taking it into the sitting room, grabbing a pile of magazines en route from the study so that I could sit and browse in the peaceful …

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Mainly Dartmoor

Dartmoor, the gorse in bloom Gorse and heather To day we thought we might go either to Topsham, to the Quay Antiques Centre and then have lunch in The Salutation hotel, which we really like or drive across Dartmoor and have a pub lunch, and we opted for Dartmoor. To …

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At Home Today

When I say “At Home Day” I don’t mean this in a social context; we weren’t ‘at home’, i.e.  ready to receive visitors, but at home as opposed to going out. We woke to a chillier temperature and drizzly rain – indeed, I put the central heating on for an hour …

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A Swift Change of Plans

Another day, another harbour.  This is Brixham harbour, Brixham being one of the three towns which make up the Borough or Torbay.  This is where we went yesterday but we left it too late (12.30 pm) and were unable to park. I expect, had we wandered around for long enough, we’d …

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