a slow start to 2013

a slow start to 2013

Happy 2013! I’m sure you thought I’d given up and found newer and better forms of diversion by now, but no – I’m still lurking…

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the sense of a beginning

the sense of a beginning

I don’t know why, but today feels like the beginning of something new. I can’t put my finger on what it is, but it’s probably…

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the last of the summer sun

the last of the summer sun

This is always the saddest time of the year, when the days grow shorter and sunshine becomes a rare commodity. I know it might sound…

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signs of spring

signs of spring

For some weeks now, I’ve had my suspicions that spring was around the corner. It all started when I visited the Botanic Garden in Cambridge…

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the more it goes (tiddly pom) on snowing

the more it goes (tiddly pom) on snowing

When I woke up this morning, the only reason I knew to jump out of bed and open my curtains straight away was because I…

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october sunshine

october sunshine

It all began on Friday morning, as I was preparing my staple breakfast of muesli with yogurt and strawberries, and I was suddenly struck by…

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