Best place to be on a cold Autumn Day

Darcy is lounging on my work folder. He is always on it. As I carry it around all day it probably has ‘Aroma Frances’ on it.

Darcy and I are having a night in. I had a colonoscopy today and everything is fine. Thank Goodness. My mum died of colon cancer and I had some problems. Doctor said I behave responsibly and it was best to have regular tests (5 years). I’m at that age group when you need to become … More

Saturday 12.40am. Sitting up late watching the Tour de France. The house is lovely and warm on a cold night. Darcy is not moving from the lounge… too comfy. Ooops! Excuse me need to turn my electric blanket on. One of the downsides of living alone, there is no-one to warm the bed up for … More

My desktop computer is chugging along quite nicely now that I have given it a good clean. The problem was my cat Darcy had decided to stretch out along the printer for a snooze and upon arising kicked the cables on the computer loose. D’oh!. At least this time it wasn’t the keyboard he was … More

I should be out in the yard – doing something or tidying up the clutter inside but I couldn’t be bothered… feeling very lazy today. Darcy has taken over my reading lap-table. (!) So naturally I can’t disturb him so I’m reduced to watching the telly. Criminal Intent, Bones, CSI-LA – Miami or a little … More

We have just had a thunderstorm complete with strong winds, hailstones and lots of torrential rain storm through my town.  I couldn’t put the car away as my son and his friend had put some of their belongings in garage – they are between apartments – including a small motor bike. So my car was out getting … More