It’s the simple things in life….

I'm a big fan of Henry Thoreau and would love to have a go at 'doing a Walden'.  It wouldn't be quite the same of course because I would want to take Mr Tracks with me.  But I'm sure I would still get the benefit. Anyhow, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the simple…

Mother Nature keeping us on our toes

As I sit writing this post, I am reflecting on the fact that it has been a very strange 24 hours. This time yesterday I arrived at the train station expecting to travel home to Edinburgh in Scotland from Newcastle, in the North East of England, to join my friends for a session of knitting…