Date Archives December 2007

boxing day

I’m in that inevitable twilight zone between Christmas and New Year. Mentally I am finished with 2007, but not quite yet ready for 2008, which leaves me in limbo. I went for a short hike today, up into the hills to see the White Horse. In the afternoon I had some lovely haggis and then…

Happy Holidays

Merry Christmas to everyone out there who celebrates Christmas as Christian holiday.  Happy holidays to everyone else whatever your religious or non-religious persuasion happens to be.  I’m celebrating the day with family and friends in Westbury.  There will be plenty of good cheer, plenty of eating, and plenty of gift giving. As I am actually…

holiday

I’m officially on holiday. I initially thought I would take a break from blogging, but I have since decided that I will continue even on me hols because as I wrote in post 114 every day is a holiday.  I’m not a big Christmas fan, but I do use the time to just hang out…

american girl

I wonder if this girl will ever shut up.  She’s been talking non-stop on our flight up to Glasgow The sound of the propeller prop turning cannot compete with her high pitched squeal and moaning She’s going on about How the British pronounce “Worcester” and drive on the left How they put milk in their…

i’m back

Ah…I’m back from the land of the sick.  I’m rarely ever ill.  But when I am, I have found that the best way for me to get back on my feet quickly is to hibernate for 24-48 hours.  I eat very little and I sleep loads. And now, like the bear waking up from hibernation,…