Paper Roses! Well, I bought Christine a little origami rose in the English Market in Cork at the weekend. Curious, I looked up how to make origami roses. Woah! Difficult. A bit beyond me, even at my most optimistic. So...Read More
This is what I wanted to do this evening. So I did it. I love pandas.
About 20 years ago, the older lad and I did a mini tour of bits of England and Wales. Mainly because I loved the John Fowles novel, The French Lieutenant's Woman, we visited Lyme Regis in Dorset. We couldn't find...Read More
My work often takes me to the north west. Last week it was Derry. This weekend it’s Letterkenny. It usually takes about three and a half hours to drive up: M50, M1, across to Ardee, N2, Monaghan, Aughnacloy, Omagh, Strabane,...Read More
For the day that’s in it.
This evening, I had a go at painting on these. Challenging.
I found a can of white spray paint and sprayed the egg in which I had drilled holes. In the process, I knocked the egg off the bench I was working on. And it broke. Anyway, some of it survived....Read More
I was in Derry last week, and stayed in the Bishop's Gate Hotel. I blogged about one of my breakfasts. Read the blog here ...
Today is my birthday and I've been feeling the love of family and friends. Texts, messages, a cooked breakfast, gifts, hugs, kisses, cake. What more could a man want? The week has been disruptive. I was in Derry and there...Read More