Ignite my Bones, Ignite my Heart

They handed us wristbands as we entered the stadium. All of the fifty to seventy thousand, I don’t know how many, people walking to their seats strapping them on, getting ready. We’d missed the opening acts due to the traffic so we waited in the interval in anticipation. Eleven hours of travelling, and many months…

From shame to showpiece

We saw a house we liked. Something that needs a lot of work, but is in a spot we like and has potential. Tim told me about it first as he drove past it a couple of weeks ago – he mentioned he’d seen a house that could be a gem, but would need some…

Let the Light In

It’s possible to know there’s a problem and fail to deal with it for a long time.  We’ve had one of those problems in our back yard. When we first moved in we got rid of a number of trees that were growing too close to the house. Pine trees that shed their needles through…