Friday 27 July 2018

IT’S nearly 11am when we wake up at Jon and Maggi’s. I’m feeling a little rough, but a shower helps and Jon’s got bacon rolls on the go when we get downstairs. Maggi’s off to meet her sister in Edinburgh how she got up and into town in...

Monday 18 April 2016

BEFORE breakfast I go out and take the electricity meter readings. This is gonna be one of these days. I go through all our electricity bills, and note all the peak and off-peak usage, kWh rates and other info in a spreadsheet and try and work out why (a) our bill has...

Saturday 2 April 2016

WE have a pretty lazy morning…I still haven’t quite shaken off the lurgy, so maybe a bit of a rest’s a good thing. After a late breakfast I pick up a guitar and run through a bunch of songs I haven’t played in ages. It feels good. Margaret asks...