Tag Archives: london

When mum came to stay.

Friday 06 October 2017 – London. We had the great pleasure of mum coming to stay for a few days over the past month. Mum turned 80 in May and my sisters and I conspired to buy her return ticket … Continue reading

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Old school fun fairs and ancient trees. Life in e17

Sunday 11 June 2017 – London. Summer is coming along nicely now, we have had a bit of rain but that was during the week, and who cares what the weather is like during the week? I don’t, at least … Continue reading

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Central London, a walking tour

Sunday 04 June 2017 – London. A couple of weeks ago I received a message from Martha, a very old friend in NZ letting me know she was coming over to London for a conference for a few days and … Continue reading

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I am some art.

Friday 14 October 2016  – London. I have not been on a street art walk in Shoreditch, or anywhere else for quite a long time. I have dabbled here and there with a quick visit, but rarely have I been … Continue reading

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St Pancras Old Church and the Hardy Tree.

February 19 2016 – London. Last weekend, and over far too many glasses of red wine for a Sunday night a friend told me about St Pancras Old Church and its small cemetery. I had not heard of it before, … Continue reading

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A walk in the Park(land)

Saturday 06 June 2015 – Parkland Walk, London. The Parkland Walk has been on my list of things to do for ages and ages, I cannot remember how it got on the to-do list or where I discovered it, but … Continue reading

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Spectra – a beam of light.

Wednesday 6 August 2014 – London. When I was researching information about the wonderful World War 1 memorial art installation at the Tower of London I discovered that there was an equally amazing installation in Victoria Tower Gardens that is … Continue reading

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The future is just like now, except in a little while.

Tuesday 5 August 2014 – London. Since I have been back from my travels I have had two rounds of job interviews, both with employers rather than with agencies, and this week I have second interviews with both of them, … Continue reading

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An afternoon stroll

Friday 01 August 2014 – London. With all my holidaying and travelling around, plus a bout of pre-holidaying laziness I seem to have gotten a bit ‘soft’ round the middle. In effort to reduce some of the softness and prepare … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different – ComicCon 2014

Saturday 24 May 2014 – ComicCon, London. I cannot believe it has been over a month since I last wrote a post, I also find it hard to believe that I have not done anything in that time that I … Continue reading

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