I Can See for Miles and Miles and Miles and Miles

I Can See for Miles and Miles and Miles and Miles

I remember as a child going for days out at the seaside and begging my Dad to give me a few pence to use the telescopes along the beach front. I didn't really have a clue what I was looking at or seeing and definitely had no idea about how to focus or use the [...]

Take a Seat and Pick Up a Book

Take a Seat and Pick Up a Book

It's Roald Dahl's birthday today - he would have been 100 years old and on the radio this morning they were discussing favourite parts of Roald Dahl books. Just a couple of weeks after Willy Wonka was in the news after the sad death of Gene Wilder it had me thinking about the film. I [...]

The Chill Zone

The Chill Zone

I've had a rather lovely weekend in SL so far though I've been keeping a keen eye (aka as a second screen) on the Olympics. I'm totally in awe of the commitment that the athletes show to their sport. The hours upon hours that they put into training and getting to optimum fitness and shape [...]