Category Archives: Down memory lane

Weekly Photo Challenge: Threshold

Not strictly speaking a threshold perhaps, but definitely “a point of entering”. This photo was taken on my first trip to India in 2005 (which seems a long time ago now). I sometimes think back on this trip as a … Continue reading

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Plus ça change

In January 2004, the not-yet-husband and I travelled to the Seychelles to celebrate a biggish birthday of mine — and the trip certainly lived up to our expectations. (Cue the Bounty bar commercial.) We were determined to go back sometime, … Continue reading

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Stealing away

Last night, I stole a coat. Actually, two coats. And an umbrella. Before you have me arrested, I hasten to assure you that these items belonged to us in the first place — but at the time, they were held … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Urban

                          Not quite conforming to the challenge but I came across this photo the other day and it reminded me of another time in my life. It was … Continue reading

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Morning visitor

A jay (Garrulus glandarius) has taken to hanging out in my famous birch tree and so I’ve been spreading nuts on the unfinished terrace to attract him. It’s taken a few days but it seem that he has finally figured … Continue reading

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Fall is coming

Just a few cellphone pictures from a quick walk to the mailbox to post my tax return. I discovered the first few coloured leaves on the ground. Fall is coming. I usually go barefoot when I’m out with the cats … Continue reading

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