Has Spring Sprung?

Most people start to get the impression that winter is on its way out in March. This year, the weather fairies seem to have flipped a switch on the 1st March and immediately cheered everyone up with a bit of sunshine. It’s interesting though, even when one would say the weather is improving, some people… Continue reading Has Spring Sprung?

February Favourites

February is usually pretty much the crappiest month of the year. Christmas and new year, a distant memory, while spring and the eventual arrival of the summer are most definitely a hazy dream, burst by chuffin’ freezing(ish) temperatures and rubbish train services. This year it’s been cold(ish) and without doubt, the trains have maintained their… Continue reading February Favourites

Puppy Love

BFF's enjoying the sea views together

Spending time on the beach in the winter is not necessarily something I have done in the past. Jarvis has given us the ideal excuse to pull on warm clothing boots and gloves and go for lovely strolls by the sea at weekends. Taken during January, Jarvis and his BFF Cookie paused for a moment… Continue reading Puppy Love

Rival Sons at the Scala, London

At which point does a person have to put their hand up and say, “OK I am a fan”? I have seen the Rivals 3 times, each closely timed to the release of a new album; all of which still get regular listens among my, generally, eclectic collection of iTunes and Spotify playlists. Do I qualify as a… Continue reading Rival Sons at the Scala, London

Blean Woods & Stupidity

Another bank holiday weekend and a Sunday which offered a bit of sunshine and great company. Yesterday I had the wonderful opportunity to reconnect with someone from my childhood, someone I haven’t seen in more than passing for 20 years. This part of Kent has a strange pull on the people who grow up here.… Continue reading Blean Woods & Stupidity

Bank Holiday Music

Another bank holiday has passed us by and I got the opportunity to give my camera a rare outing. A local band, “Kellys Heros” was playing in the East Kent Pub, just round the corner from where I am now living, So I figure this would be an ideal excuse to remind myself of just… Continue reading Bank Holiday Music