December 2013

New Years Eve, (31 December 2013)

So the wind and rain have become constant bedfellows down 'ere in roooral Sussex. The bins are out, the bottles are out, the black bin bags are out, and now we await the bin men, who given the set of...

Christmas tired (28 December 2013)

Ten days since my last post. Hmm last post!! Christmas was full of people, impromptu meals, visitors and far too much of everything. Two bottles of Gammel Dansk were brought down to a hailing, blowing, hurricane of an evening, by...

The North wind doth blow (18 December 2013)

The north wind doth blow and we shall have no…. trains So what will poor Jeni do then poor thing She'll sit in the bath And keep herself warm And hide her head under her wing Poor thing. Talk about...

Old Pots…. (17 December 2013)

I've been juggling the senior cats dish with the junior kittens bowl. Solly runs up to Emmy who hisses. She comes and watches as he eats from HER dish and hisses. So I pick up the ten week old, who...

King Solomon's mine. (13 December 2013)

It's 2.30 am. The night is very dark, the moon is three quarters full and I am preparing for the invasion of a tyrannical kitten called Solly. King solomon to give him his full title. The saga began last Sunday....

Candle fright ( 3 December 2013)

So living alone, as I do at the moment, I decided on little rituals to keep the wolf in the garden. Jimbo does not get back from Bath until the 23rd, and I'm busy popping up here and there with...

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