Happy International Woman’s Day to all you super women, today is the celebration of all things woman from great writers, poets and musicians to achievements across the globe, be what you wanna be, do what you wanna do! So today I’m working to a soundtrack of great ladies soothing and pulsating my day, Adele, Janet, … More Happy International Women’s Day
It’s Sunday and today’s rambling before I do my chores…………… Had a really busy Friday and did something I haven’t done in a long time, work for somebody else! I previously discussed working on the house, well the next door neighbour approached me stating he would like to do the same, voila! I got a commission … More Mind, Body & Soul; and Elvis has left the building
After several glasses of Gwynt y Ddraig and lots of welshcakes I got home late and caught up with a recording from Tuesday of the documentary on BBC Four of Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise. I knew of her as a kid from my parents when they discussed the Cuban crisis, who shot JFK, … More Maya Angelou
Bore da a hapus Dydd Gŵyl Dewi, good morning and a happy St David’s Day to you all. Today sees hundreds of celebrations across Wales and the world to mark our patron saint. The Senedd in Cardiff, the seat of the Welsh Government, is lit up in the colours of the Welsh flag and hosts … More St David’s Day
Today is Shrove Tuesday, or to the uninitiated, Pancake Day. And for those who really like to party Mardi Gras! So however you celebrate the day before Lent, be it Fat Tuesday or some delicious homemade pancakes, enjoy!!!!! Well I have started the day well with a nice cup of coffee and pancakes dripping in … More Pancake Day, Mardi Gras, Split and more music treats
Home safe and sound, so what did I learn from the weekend’s events????? I learnt that the world does really exist of Alphas, Betas, Gammas, Deltas and the unfortunate Epsilons…… Friday night was full of optimism; a great comeback from the Blues in atrocious conditions to snatch a late victory, the U20s storming to a … More Another Six Nations weekend over!
I have no idea what happened in that second half! After a very promising first 40, dominating the breakdown and the backs looking on fire, we stuttered throughout the entire second 40, giving away easy possession and making so many stupid mistakes it was unbelievable! Fair play to Scotland, all they had to do was … More Day 6 of Six Nations
So here we are, Saturday morning, and the day has arrived for the challenging game against Scotland this afternoon. I’ve had my full-on breakfast, which included pork and leek sausages, they knew us Welshies were coming, and raring to go. After a splendid evenings rugby where the Blues narrowly defeated Edinburgh 18-17 and the Welsh … More Day 5 of the Six Nations
Today see’s me flying to Edinburgh for another Six Nations weekend and the prospect of a bruising encounter with the Scots. Tonight I’ll conveniently catch the Blues playing on the Watsonians ground at Myreside against Edinburgh Rugby. Should be an entertaining match and a good precursor to the main event tomorrow. I will head to … More Another Six Nations Weekend
Yesterday my day should have started with a smile, but…… My pal Tom and his fiancé decided to have a long weekend in New York arriving back yesterday. So at 6am I am awoken with a message to say they have arrived at the airport but he has left his car keys in the hotel … More Airport madness and the White House are at it again!