welcome Stella…

welcome Stella…

Well we’ve been having fun here. Last Tuesday when I finished work at noon for the holidays, I stopped on the way home to pick up Paul’s Christmas present…  A new puppy.  She is an adorable English Springer Spaniel who is called Stella – after Paul’s favourite...
white christmas…

white christmas…

Well we managed to escape the snow that has been hitting the country until Friday night when we got a couple of inches resulting in the usual chaos.  Thankfully I’d already got in from work but the motorways were slow, the buses were cancelled and there were major...
christmas meals and other festivities….‏

christmas meals and other festivities….‏

Well today it is officially one week until I finish for Christmas. And the associated festivities and meals really ramped up this weekend for both of us. I am actually thinking of going for a record number of Christmas dinners this year…. On Friday night I...

jack frost…

Well we’ve been lucky on the Northwest of England to have escaped the heavy snows that the Northeast and Scotland has received. We haven’t escaped the low temperatures, though! It’s definitely been the coldest winter that I’ve experienced since...