Thermos #OvernightCoffee challenge

Thermos #OvernightCoffee challenge

Funny how a year ago I wasn't drinking coffee and now I can't get enough of the stuff.    And from going to the London Coffee Festival solely to meet the guys from Sage Appliances I am now jumping at the opportunity to attend coffee related events the minute they drop…
Mummy Barrow loves Halloween

Mummy Barrow loves Halloween

I didn't.   But there is no escaping it, Hallowe'en is now big business over here, certainly if this recent article in the Guardian is to be believed:  Happy Halloween for retailers It was all a bit too American for me and felt a bit like we were sending our…
The Gallery  — Light

The Gallery — Light

It was thanks to a suspected broken collar bone that I got to take the above pic.   E had fallen badly on a trampoline two weeks before and after a detour to the local A&E department on the way home from school they confirmed after an X-Ray that it…
The Perfect Stranger Swap

The Perfect Stranger Swap

They tell you not to, don't they?  People.  People tell you not to talk to strangers.  To be afraid of them.  That all strangers are lunatics out to murder us in our beds.  Yet in reality that is not really true.   I don't want to get all morbid and…