Friday 13 April 2018

FRIDAY the 13th! All starts fine – I go out with Margaret on her ‘couch to 5k’ training run and she does well considering both knees are now giving her a bit of pain. We’re planning on getting her some decent shoes later on in Glasgow, so hopefully...

Wednesday 11 October 2017

OFF into Glasgow first thing. I drop Margaret off then go and install myself in McDonalds for a coffee and wifi. Actually, it’s two coffees as I’m in the place for three hours! I get a lot of work done tho’…and decent internet speed. Lots of...

Wednesday 23 November 2016

ANOTHER early start…a beautiful clear blue sky but freezing cold and the car takes a good while to defrost before we head into Glasgow. A warning message on the dash tells us there’s some kind of airbag problem, so after I drop  Margaret off I nip...

Friday 11 November 2016

FUNNY being back into the early morning routine of cleaning the fire, chopping wood and stuff before breakfast…already feels like we’ve been home for a month. The diary’s full of things to get done – mostly small jobs – then I put out a news release...

Wednesday 15 June 2016

WE’RE going to see a show in Glasgow this evening, so decide to kill as many birds with one stone as possible and head into the city early to make the most of the trip. I drop Margaret off then hit a McDonalds for a sneaky breakfast, coffee and free wifi. I get...

Tuesday 3 May 2016

ANOTHER early start into Glasgow. I drop Margaret off then take the car back to the garage in Maryhill. They need their electrical guy to reset the service interval thingy and our heater’s been playing funny buggers, so he’ll have a look at that too. I...