Positive Vibes Needed Please!

Well as some of  you may know, Tony lives in Florida and I live in the UK.   Over the last 18 months, I’ve done 6 trips over to Florida and Tony has made 2 to the UK. Anyway, last summer we had the opportunity to spend a year together in […]

Israel And Palestine. Can There Be Peace In Gaza?

I wish that Israel and Palestine could find a peaceful solution in the Gaza Strip. I don’t in any way condone Israel’s military actions, however peace only works if both sides remain peaceful. It only takes one person to keep lobbing rockets across into Israel, and sooner or later you […]

How Secure Is Your Job In 2009?

Peronally, I think 2009 is going to be a tough year for many people – too many people, and definitely having a secure job is a new status symbol. But defining safe? I don’t think you can.

From One Cold To Another

Sad as it was to leave the freezing cold temperatures of England on Sunday and to head back to the warmth of South Florida, it was at the same time a sad departure from Debbie, since without her visa being approved, it might be July before we get to see […]

My Last Day In England

And so the last two weeks of my holiday with Debbie come to an end, and tomorrow I am off to the airport and head back to Florida. The temperature the last few days has been bitterly cold, and although it got up to 4C (39F) today and the skies […]

In An English Country Garden

As some of you know, I have recently moved into a new little house.  With the new little house, comes a new little garden.  The garden is unfortunately rather bare with a sad looking lawn, a couple of  lopped tree trunks, some shrubs, a few fence panels and a washing […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR

For New Years Eve we thought about going out somewhere, maybe a pub, but then we are often quite happy to head up to bed before midnight, and pubs on New Years Eve are full of loud drunken people in groups; it’s not so much fun for a couple on […]

The Start Of A New Era

Welcome to our new blog, something that we have been trying to put together for a while, but have struggled to find enough time to figure out in one go. We hope you like it, and although it is rather bare right now, please bare with us over the coming […]