On His Knees

SINGLE IMAGES CAN BE ENLARGED BY CLICKING ON THEM. A CLICK ON ANY IN A GROUP ACCESSES A GALLERY. VIEWING FULL SIZE IS FACILITATED BY SCROLLING DOWN ITS PAGE AND CHECKING BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT.   Richard was still working when Jackie and I went out for our meal last night. Using a scribing block,Continue reading “On His Knees”

The Revd. Norman David Bird 27.3.32 – 27.2.18

Regular readers will have noticed the gradual tailing off of my lunches with my old friend, Norman. It was not really that long ago that I visited fortnightly and enjoyed his adventurous cooking accompanied by my bottle of wine. We first found friendship in the early 1970s, and were strong confidants ever since. When JackieContinue reading “The Revd. Norman David Bird 27.3.32 – 27.2.18”

Snow On The Eucalyptus

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH MAY BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN ITS PAGE AND CHECKING THE BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT By the time Jackie and I returned from the forest yesterday evening, Richard had fitted all the smooth-running drawers and splash trims toContinue reading “Snow On The Eucalyptus”

Sunset Wakes

IMAGES NOT IN GROUPS CAN BE ENLARGED WITH A CLICK THAT MAY BE REPEATED. A CLICK ON ANY OF THOSE IN GROUPS ACCESS GALLERIES, MEMBERS OF WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING BOXES AT BOTTOM RIGHT. Richard began this morning by fitting oak surfaces to the sink trim and theContinue reading “Sunset Wakes”

Up To St Mary & St Nicholas

THE FIRST PICTURE CAN BE ENLARGED BY CLICKING ON IT. CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS GALLERIES, MEMBERS OF WHICH MAY BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN THEIR PAGES AND CHECKING BOXES AT BOTTOM RIGHT. We arrived at Leatherhead’s Travelodge in time to watch the Six Nations rugby match between IrelandContinue reading “Up To St Mary & St Nicholas”

We Have A Working Sink

CLICK ON THE INDIVIDUAL IMAGE TO ENLARGE. CLICKING ON THOSE IN GROUPS ACCESS GALLERIES; EACH OF THESE PICTURES MAY BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN ITS PAGE AND CHECKING THE BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT Yesterday evening, at Elizabeth’s, Danni, assisted by Andy, produced a stunning curry for us all, also including friends Nicki andContinue reading “We Have A Working Sink”

The Bends

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A CLUSTER TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN THEIR PAGES AND CHECKING BOXES AT BOTTOM RIGHT Today Richard concentrated on plumbing in the sink and the dishwasher. First came the cream plastic piping. Cutting through the concrete wall required theContinue reading “The Bends”

Inside And Out

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS ENLARGED GALLERY, PHOTOGRAPHS IN WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN THEIR PAGES AND CHECKING BOXES AT BOTTOM RIGHT. JUST CLICK ON THE OVENS TO ENLARGE THEM After I finished drafting yesterday’s post, Richard added the second cupboard fixed to the gravity battens.Continue reading “Inside And Out”

That’s The Way To Do It

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP IN ORDER TO ACCESS ITS ENLARGED GALLERY, EACH PICTURE IN WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING THE BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT I spent much of the day trying not to hamper Richard while he continued to work on cupboards. In the corner toContinue reading “That’s The Way To Do It”

Tall Cupboards

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, EACH PHOTOGRAPH IN WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN ITS PAGE AND CHECKING THE BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT. ┬áSOLITARY IMAGES CAN BE ENLARGED WITH A CLICK THAT CAN BE REPEATED Early this morning, for the walls at Lal Quilla, I madeContinue reading “Tall Cupboards”