Brian’s first trip!

We finally went away for a weekend in the caravan. We called it Brian after the snail in The Magic Roundabout. We headed just down the road to a small rural caravan site in Suffolk, didn’t want to try to go too far for the first trip. It was very peaceful and quiet. We spent…

Exercising the little grey cells

Evidence seems to suggest that learning new things helps keep your brain fit. With this in mind I decided last year to start taking classes. I hadn’t done night school for years but decided to give it a try. One thing I’ve discovered is that I’m an introverted extrovert! I love meeting new people but…

Simplicity Scandinavian Style

I nearly called this ‘anyone need a hygge?’, then decided that the term is becoming a bit hackneyed, which is a shame because taking pleasure in simple things, being cosy and enjoying the company of friends is perfect. Trouble is the term is everywhere, it’s even possible to go to hygge themed evenings which kind…

Shantay you stay…or, sashay away

My TV viewing at the moment consists of programmes that are already several seasons in. I’m into Orange is the new Black, just started season 2 and also RuPaul’s Drag Race. I’m now watching season 3 of RuPaul. I love it. I love the exuberance of the drag queens, their determination and often this is…