At The Trough

James Peacock of Peacock Computers spent most of the morning with me on the phone and at my desk resolving the banking/computer problems. Naturally this has been a great relief. While James and I clicked on icons and stuff outside the kitchen door our nostrils were treated to the delicious aromas of Jackie’s lamb curryContinue reading “At The Trough”

Sparkling Jewels

Today dawned bright and sunny. Taking her camera with her, Jackie photographed the garden, glistening after yesterday’s rain. I joined her after a while, adding a few images of my own. We have merged our results. Raindrops bejewelled individual blooms, and sunshine brightened every view. While Jackie was working on the lawn, Nugget did, ofContinue reading “Sparkling Jewels”

Getting Started

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF NECESSARY. During a brief spell of sunshine this morning, I focussed on the front garden and the back drive. Clematis Mrs N. Thomson, pink roses and honeysuckle still festoon the front trellis; and in the beds thrive pink poppies, the rose, a deep red Hot Chocolate, and redContinue reading “Getting Started”

A Burst Of Summer

Mike, the Perfect Plastering and Plumbing man who came this morning to replace our leaking outside taps, not only did a very good job with them, but also turned out to be an Apple user, and gave me advice subsequently confirmed by the iMac adviser. The news about the iPhoto disaster, like the curate’s egg,Continue reading “A Burst Of Summer”