Winter is upon us here in the UK, at least the meteorological version. Astronomical winter arrives on Wednesday, the 21st of December 2022. If you are an autumn lover there are still three weeks to embrace the season.
I think I have discovered my favourite day of the year, National Buy Nothing Day. The event originated in Canada in the early 1990’s and is traditionally celebrated the day after Thanksgiving Day.
My one-year anniversary of setting up this blog passed a few weeks ago. I thought it might be a good idea to share some thoughts on what I have learned and experienced.
November has crept in through a back door. It is a strange month. One half clings on to the fading remnants of autumn. The other half…
In the early 1980’s, the old-style, red, London bus, was my choice of transport to get around the capital. I was unable to afford a car. London Underground trains did not extend into the part of South London, where I lived at the time.