A Death in The Family

Our driveway is long, dark and steep. That means that when driving you need to accelerate in order not to stall the engine. Coming home one night last week, from a lovely evening at a friend’s place, we did our usual run up the drive. Part of the way up we hit something. My reaction … Continued

What A Drag It Is Getting Old

I’m firmly of the view that “birthdays are good for you – the people who have the most, live the longest”. However, as I’ve been told a number of times recently there is a downside to too many birthdays. In the immortal words of the Rolling Stones; “What a drag it is getting old.” No, … Continued