Monthly Archives: May 2012

The secret life of bees

Nothing to do with the novel by Sue Kidd, I often wonder about this secret life that bees have. We had one flying around the house the other night…buzzing away it was trying to escape into the outside world and … Continue reading

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Quote for today 31.05.12

“Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness.” ― R.J. Palacio, Wonder

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There’s always a hope …

Whilst I’m no Dr Suess, I thought for a change I’d have a go at a little rhyme… There’s always a hope no matter how small, a light in the sky though the darkness does fall. There’s always a morning to … Continue reading

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Quote for today 30.05.12

“Oh to have you with me, to have you here, not to be alone, but to be with you, my beauty, you of all souls! You.” ― Anne Rice, Pandora

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Oak Apple Day

Today is Oak Apple Day, a day about the restoration of the British Monarchy to Britain and Ireland. It is said that King Charles’ life was saved after the battle of Worcester in 1651, when he escaped from the Roundhead … Continue reading

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Quote for today 29.05.12

“I think the more we fill our lives with more and more things we have to do, the less and less time we are spending on who we have to be.” ― Patrick Rhone, Keeping It Straight: You, Me & Everything Else

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My Aural Delights – Week Commencing 28.05.12

Latest additions to my music collection: The Temper Trap – The Temper Trap The Used – Vunerable Hurts – Happiness

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Memorial Day

Actually now more like Memorial Weekend in the US where it has become a tradition for families to have large gatherings a bit like those on thanksgiving but for an entirely different reason. Like Rememberence Day here in the UK … Continue reading

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Quote for today 28.05.12

“Stay is a charming word in a friend’s vocabulary.” ― Louisa May Alcott

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The Wheels on the Bus

“The wheels on the bus go round and round, round and round, round and round, the wheels on the bus go round and round, all day long.” Or rather they don’t….. I have a Love/Hate relationship with Public Transport. It’s … Continue reading

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