…an Invitation

dear diary, As you can see…Winter has returned with a bang. This morning we woke up to Blizzard like conditions with a wind so icy that wrapped up in three layers still had you shivering and even my tough ex-army man felt it was too much to stay out long.…

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trees…etcetera

dear diary, This week saw the return of winter with arctic temperatures at night, frosty mornings, snow blizzards and icy winds from Siberia. No signs of spring left apart from bright blue skies and sunshine amidst wintry showers. I took this opportunity to take some photos of trees. I have always…

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a square a day

dear diary, unfortunately I have spent another week gripped by the Norovirus (sadly the non-yarny variety!). Yet another week were I didn’t manage a lot of real serious work, as charts and keeping track of writing design notes just didn’t seem to work well. My concentration seems pretty much blown…

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The week that was…

dear diary, this week that was full of germs and need not be remembered! Oh yes, my girl and I have had the ‘bad lurgy’ all week and have spent most days  just moping around in slow motion trying our best to keep some cheer in our lives. Not easy when…

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A sunny week

dear diary, for the first time in ages I have enjoyed my daily walks with Max this week. Lately the fields around me have been water logged and very soggy to walk in, no fun at all. All change this week, we have had frosty mornings… …with bright sunshine. Max…

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