Random post on autumn gardening

Tweet Today (this afternoon) I spent some time in our back garden, planting up the raised vegetable bed with winter vegetables. I planted, kale, cabbage, broad beans and purple sprouting broccoli. The bed also, still has a single courgette left … Continue reading

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Geany4Windows (code editor/IDE)

Tweet I have liked using Geany4Windows as a basic all purpose code editor for a long while now. For some reason though I recently experienced 2 problems with it, which I have solved and want to share here briefly. Firstly … Continue reading

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April fools day 2017

Tweet We’re going on a bear hunt…we’re not scared… Oh no! There’s dog poo in the middle of our path…we can’t go over it, we can’t go under it, we can’t go through it…we’re stuffed then and we will have … Continue reading

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Bye 2016…HELLO NEW YEAR 2017!

Tweet HAPPY NEW YEAR 2017…. Question…when is a blog not a blog? Answer…..when there are no posts! So please accept my humble and sincere apologies for the lack of recent posts here. One of my New Year resolutions is to … Continue reading

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Arrivederci amici

Tweet Arrivederci amici Over the last 11 days, Hilary and I have had 2 fine Italian students staying with us and we are now sadly saying goodbye to them, Alan and Andrea. Alan and Andrea arrived from near Milan to … Continue reading

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Inspiration and effort

Tweet Inspiration and effort My wife brought to my attention a news article today about a teenager who got his first job after more than 200 job applications. This shows admirable determination and effort and serves as some inspiration to … Continue reading

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Pinterest

Tweet Pinterest I joined Pinterest recently on the advice of Melyssa Griffin, who saw it as a great way to promote yourself and any products you may have?! I joined mainly out of curiousity and at the moment I surely … Continue reading

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