Weekly Round-Ups

How Do You Fit It All In? #16

The latest instalment in a series in which I answer the ongoing question “How do you fit it all in?”, which people ask me when I tell them what I do. Continue reading “How Do You Fit It All In? #16”

Travel

Wednesday Wanderings: Oxford’s Canal

I used to live in Oxfordshire, so I have several friends who still live in and around the city. I don’t see them as often as I’d like, so last week I got on the Oxford Tube and headed over there to catch up with one of them.

The friend in question lives on a canal boat, which is one of those things that seems romantic and lovely but is probably quite difficult in reality. A few of my Oxford friends live in boats moored along its waterways, and from time to time one of them will try to persuade me that I’d enjoy it too. But I grew up in a caravan and I know that life doesn’t often reflect romantic ideals. I have had quite enough experience of emptying my own toilet, and these days I much prefer being connected to the London sewer system.  Continue reading “Wednesday Wanderings: Oxford’s Canal”

Miscellaneous

Seven-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day Two

The lovely Tea Lady tagged me in this challenge, which involves posting one nature photo per day for seven days, and tagging other people to take part.

This means you get seven extra posts from me: one a day for the next few days, including at the weekend!

Continue reading “Seven-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day Two”

Miscellaneous

Seven-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day One

The lovely Tea Lady tagged me in this challenge, which involves posting one nature photo per day for seven days, and tagging other people to take part.

This means you get seven extra posts from me: one a day for the next few days, including at the weekend! Although they’ll be queued to auto-post, because I’m not logging on at the weekend. Ain’t nobody got time for that 😉

Continue reading “Seven-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day One”