It was one year ago since we went into full lockdown, Friday 13th would you believe, the day we lost our freedom and turned to Netflix as a substitute. I never believed that particular date was unlucky, now I do believe it´s capable of devastating life as we know it. I remember that night vividly, … Continue reading Happy corona anniversary
As predicted, Covid Halloween 2020 was totally underwhelming, just another boring day is more appropriate. Here on the Costas, Halloween has always been a real big deal, and the fun lasts ALL DAY, but alas those carefree times are gone. Lonely fireworks intermittently broke the sound of silence, turned out to be a shared spectacle … Continue reading Halloween 2020
I mean it´s not enough that we all have to avoid each other with a wide berth and a prayer, especially if a nude face approaches. But personal injury, or sitting on the loo with diarrhoea all night don´t get a mention these days. It´s just not fair.So I thought it appropriate to share some … Continue reading Double reasons to stay at home
A few months ago I wrote about us moving house, somewhere further inland. What you get for your money is astonishing. Just 180,000 euros for a big villa with swimming pool, situated at the foot of the mountains. Most of the ones we liked were in a place called Fortuna. So we went there and … Continue reading A change of heart, mind and soul
A time lapse phone call occurred at the crack of dawn, it was Mr Plasterer guy. He´d had a cancellation, so could he come today to sand down the wayward wall?We got lucky for once, time was on our side for this particular job! “Yes of course” says me (no dam choice). Totally unprepared we … Continue reading Time lapse phone calls and time lapse sunset.