Sometimes you have to have something to which you look forward. For me, this year, it has been going to Gilwell Reunion at Gilwell Park, the home of UK Scouting. Reunion is for adults in Scouting particularly those who have … Continue reading Gilwell Reunion with a renewed enthusiasm
Scholastica, Niamh, and Richard are all set for the beginning of their great adventure. They are going just across the border to La Línea de la Concepción to begin their chauffeur-driven journey to Caergybi. They have no need of quarantine … Continue reading The first of us to leave…
It is now a week since Andrew and I flew out of Northern Ireland to take up residence in Gibraltar. We actually moved into our flat on Thursday, having stayed in an hôtel in neighbouring La Línea de la Concepción since last Sunday. The sun is definitely doing us both good. All over the last two winters back in Northern Ireland, we have been using a light box to help with SAD. We have both noticed that here the sky is the colour of the light box. We keep finding ourselves looking to the sky. We only have limited internet access … Continue reading A week here and loving the sun
In just over 48 hours I have stayed in two hotels, been on two plane flights, used two different currencies, been through three airports, been in four countries, and travelled more than 2,500 miles. That’s jet-settin’ tech writin’! —Andrew McFarland … Continue reading Andrew had a hell of a job interview
Michael wonders if he will see spaghetti trees – as broadcast on the BBC – on his forthcoming trip to the Italian Republic. Continue reading Will I see the spaghetti trees when I am in Italy?