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The Workshop

It’s midday and it’s hot. There isn’t a cloud in the sky and as I push open the door to the workshop, the dark, dusty coolness is a relief. There always seems to be work to do at the hottest time of day, although these days the heat lasts well Read more…

So what’s new?

This week I’ve been out cycling on my new bike.  Well, new for me.  It’s actually a 1973 vintage Peugeot touring bike complete with racks and dynamo lights no less.  Not quite as old as me but almost.  It was a bargain from an older gentleman who now has a Read more…

February in France

Like most European countries, France has its fair share of dull days in February.  Add to that the fact that we are literally in the middle of nowhere and the work I do from home is patchy at best, and you start to get the picture.  However, being the self-sufficient Read more…