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Posted on October 27, 2020 at 11:05 AM

I'm sure I've written some updates this year sometime, they all seems to have disappeared!  The year in a nutshell really is that in March we lost our lovely Doberman,Bruno to a massive heart attack.  He was only two.  Then later in the summer Robin had both cataracts treated successfully, this was followed by myself having surgery for a hip replacement in October which seems to have gone amazingly well and to continue the happy news, we now have a Doberman pu...

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2019 Half way over !

Posted on July 20, 2019 at 3:15 AM

Well this year has whizzed by !! More surgery for Robin and my new knee not behaving has slowed us down yet again.  I am now waiting to have my knee operated on again as it is unstable and I'm still unable to walk properly on it and have to use a stick most of the time.......very annoying and frustrating.  However, we have soldiered on and my Japanese Morning Glories are now blooming daily with new, spectacular flowers. The temperatures this summer are very high, i...

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Posted on November 26, 2018 at 11:40 AM

What a year it has been !  My knee rapidly worsened and left me waiting for a call from the hospital to go in for replacement knee surgery.   I could only move short distances with the aid of my walking stick so very little has gone on in the way of seed sowing, veg garden, tree planting etc.  Robin became the grocery shopper !  Eventually I was admitted to hospital on October 8th and out again after 4 days with my new knee in situ !  It was also&#...

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Posted on January 8, 2018 at 7:35 AM

Winter has been confusing this year with quite high temperatures in late December.  Now, into the second week of January, it has cooled down again in our area of Murcia with 7 being the temp. first thing in the morning, rising to 15 at midday. Further north in Spain there is a lot of ice and snow.......better here!

        The main talking point of course is the ongoing drought.  It is all over Spain not just in Murcia a...

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