Day 222 – Reflections on Lockdown

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Today it is all the twos – Day 222 since lockdown began.  It is also the day that Boris Johnson announced England will be going into a full national lockdown for four weeks on Thursday.  It seems that both Boris … Continued

Day 221 – Reflections on Lockdown

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I made the fateful error this evening of sitting down on the sofa after returning from the boat this evening, which meant I didn’t get up for an hour!  It’s been hard to drag myself up, switch the computer on … Continued

Day 220 – Reflections on Lockdown

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It feels like I have lost focus on writing the blog this week.  Its made me realise, usually just how much of the day, I am mulling over what is going to be ‘today’s theme’.  I am forever taking photos … Continued

Day 219 – Reflections on Lockdown

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With so many changes happening with the new Covid-19 Restrictions in Scotland I would love to be researching it all and writing about it here.  I really enjoy trying to make sense of it all and then sharing it with … Continued

Day 218 – Reflections on Lockdown

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For regular readers you will remember on Day 150, I wrote about how I used to play weekly five-a-side football with The Melting Pot.  After a while, I volunteered to look after the footballs and the bibs, which for a … Continued

Day 217 – Reflections on Lockdown

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I didn’t realise just how tiring it is to move house!  I used to move every 6 months in my twenties, but don’t remember it being so tiring!  Is it something that comes with age?  No wonder people don’t move … Continued

Day 216 – Reflections on Lockdown

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Today we have a Blog Special about the life and times of Thomas the Tartan Travelling Trolley Bag, which includes a special request to find him a new home! In 2011, Brian and myself came up with the idea of … Continued

Day 215 – Reflections on Lockdown

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When you live in a flat, unless the weather is really extreme you don’t really know what it is like outside, unless you actually look out the window or go outside..  This morning, I found out this is not the … Continued

Day 214 – Reflections on Lockdown

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There was a beautiful sunset as Honey and I arrived at the boat this evening just before 5.30pm – a perfect welcome for our second sleep-over 🙂   The boat is feeling much more like home tonight compared to last … Continued

Day 213 – Reflections on Lockdown

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When I opened my boat up this evening and went aboard, I felt like home!  Such a nicer feeling than it was last week…. This afternoon, I hired a car and headed over to Ikea to buy a drop-leaf desk/table … Continued