Antiques take Priority?

What wondrous possibilities today's technologies present to us. To think I came from a time of being taught typing at school on a manual 'Imperial' typewriter that can now be viewed in museums. What an amazing thrill when I used my first … [Read more...]

Ahh… memories

The Barbra Streisand song suggests how beautiful memories can be... some so painful to remember, others impossible to forget. And whilst I've been writing of farming memories, and favourite things, and childhood memories, sometimes there's a photo … [Read more...]

Ordinary Friends? Maybe not.

It's Saturday 8th March 2014, and that is   International Women's Day   Many special and exceptional women around the globe will be celebrated in many ways on this day, but I've narrowed my recognition down to applauding my oldest friendship. … [Read more...]

On This Day – Some Mothers did ‘ave them.

According to Wikipedia, The Ides of March (Latin: Idus Martii or Idus Martiae) is a day on the Roman calendar that corresponds to 15 March. It was marked by several religious observances, and became notorious as the date of the assassination of … [Read more...]