Watering the Grass

Watering the Grass

We’ve just bought a new car (the last one having died, abruptly and unexpectedly, on the M40 late one cold and frosty night. Hooray for the AA, I say.) We’ve gone for the sensible mature option – a reliable hybrid with one previous careful owner – rather...
Being Pollyanna

Being Pollyanna

I’m an optimist. My middle name is Pollyanna. (Well it’s not, it’s Anne — but you get my drift). It’s a curious thing, the compulsion to look on the bright side, to always find a positive spin on even the grimmest situation. I consider it a huge blessing, a gift from...