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 […]


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 […]

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The New Forest in Hampshire

The New Forest Is One Of Britain’s Newest National Parks The New Forest, one of England’s newest National Parks, was actually created 1,000 years ago, but it was only designated as a National Park in 2005 to help preserve this beautiful area of Southern England. If you haven’t heard of […]