Sat waiting to open up for a couple of days, it did so this morning. ———— Happy Easter Dear Reader!
In Spain, Easter is celebrated with parades and processions everywhere called: Semana Santa Huge religious images are carried on floats, each one needs up to 60 humans carrying the weight using poles. This happens through towns and villages all over Spain. Last night we went along with friends to watch this dramatic festival at Torrevieja,…… Continue reading The Easter Parade At Torrevieja
Yes, Easter Thursday! Good Friday (today) is a red day, no organised beach party´s allowed. So get round that by inventing Easter Thursday eh? Well Yeh. Another girly day out,, so watch out!!! We arrived on the beach at 2pm to “catch some rays” before the party started at 4pm. A lovely little beach bar…… Continue reading Easter Thursday At Playa De Mil Palmeras
New garden furniture sat in the shade of the front terrace. And Relax,, birdsong and cicadas are the only sound to be heard…
A friend who lives in Britain asked me if it´s true that fruit and veg are on the LARGE size in Spain? Answer: Yes, two, even three times as BIG and totally FRESH. I got some very strange glances while trying to take some photos in Aldi, so I decided to pick on peppers as…… Continue reading So How Big Are Your Peppers?
The birthday boy. Featured photo, me on the right. All the gang. Featured photo, us two together forever. Anytime, any place, good fun is all around us.
Then hung them out to dry. It worked. On the sunny agenda today is an open air birthday party with friends. Tapas on the menu, and dancing the night away into the early hours of tomorrow, by the light of the silvery moon…
Yesterday I went horse riding with two friends of mine. It´s been thirty years since I sat on a horse and was reminded of that fact whilst clambering on top of “Rapido.” In one rapid instant all sense of decorum disappeared. Attempt number two failed good style because after attempt number one failed, uncontrollable laughter…… Continue reading Horse Riding In San Miguel
Gathered in the sky last night:
After much none deliberation I’ve got another letter for you. Dear Reader, At some point during the past five days a seed was planted, it went ignored at first. With no regrets, my mind was elsewhere. I was done with blogging and the relief was HUGE. I´d got to the stage where I was blogging…… Continue reading The Long And Short Of It