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The Slow Lane · 1M ago

Summer is back

although nature seems to be in Autumn already.Blackberries @Stanwick LakesThe blackberries are almost all gone. This speckled wood butterfly is feasting on the last of the ripe berries.Elder...
The Slow Lane · 4M ago

Some things which were lost and some things which were found

MWNN and I are slowly getting the 'stuff' which was displaced re-integrated (or dumped, given to charity, swapped) into its correct storage space.Some things, which we thought were gone, hav...
The Slow Lane · 4M ago

Progress and set-backs

The trip to Norwich for MWNN's cataract operation was beset with difficulties. The actual op. was very successful, and MWNN is planning a re-run on the other eye soon.One of the problems we ...
The Slow Lane · 5M ago

More boats

MWNN, Ron, and I spent a night onboard last week, to escape the clutter of the house and avail of the good weather.We also managed to reorganise some of the boat's storage spaces and create ...
The Slow Lane · 6M ago

Mothering Sunday

Today, it being Mothering Sunday, there was a delivery from the local florists. Thank you Kate and Norm for these gorgeous blooms. The day has long been associated with mothers and family...
The Slow Lane · 6M ago

Introducing a Limited Edition of

the Three Tenors  BunniesRileyRawdon
The Slow Lane · 6M ago

Summer Lady

Today is the Vernal Equinox, the first day of Spring. What better way to celebrate than by sharing the collaboration of Steeleye Span and Terry Pratchett.From the Wintersmith AlbumThe Summer...
The Slow Lane · 6M ago

Last morning in Southwold

dawned bright and beautiful.After breakfast, I walked Ron down to the beach while MWNN finished his packing.Took a picture of the 2nd holiday cottage of this trip (first pink cottage on the ...
The Slow Lane · 6M ago

March 1st 2017

St David's Day, Ash Wednesday, and the 48th anniversaryof the day MWNN and I became a couple.The day began with the exchange of gifts before breakfast.MWNN had an appointment at 12.00. After...
The Slow Lane · 7M ago

Work in Progress

Don’t worry: being human is designed to be a work in progress~Dan McCarthyToday is the 47th anniversary of the day MWNN and I were married, at Liverpool Registry Office, almost one year exac...