• Low Mood, Low Action

    There are big Time gaps in posts here, frankly because I lost interest. I wanted this blog to be a record of how life continued during this unprecedented lockdown and more recent attempts to gradually move out of it toward a new normal! the lack of social contact with friends and family really has been taking its toll. My mood has been low, motivation low and more recently suffering low esteem. Thoughts of friends meeting behind my back are creeping in and relationships in my bubble are straining. Katy returned to London about two weeks ago and Nicky continues to…

  • Stay Alert

    The Government has started to ease measures today by allowing people in England unlimited exercise. As this also allows travel to beauty spots, national Parks, the countryside and beaches we are technically allowed to ride motorbikes again. The new government…

  • Miserable Bastard

    It’s been a while since my last post. Why is that I hear no-one ask? I have been in agony. My twinged back from over three weeks ago from picking up a sock has not gotten any better. In fact,…

  • I may have panicked (a bit)!

    Nicky woke early feeling like crap. Symptoms were headache and sore throat. I checked her temperature and that was fine at 35.7℃, but this didn’t stop me from going around the house, spraying and wiping all surfaces I think she…

  • Busy Day

    Just a short post today as was very busy. Main job today was preparing a very complicated long term estimate and time plan for Pulse project. Did find time to de-scale the coffee machine Though as without my DēLonghi nothing…

  • Keeping Fit!

    For the one form of exercise I am allowed to do each day I choose Mountain Biking. Diving is out as all dive boats are closed and shore/inland sites either closed or inaccessible within the ‘measures’. I am lucky to…

  • Dont Panic!

    Day one of the ‘Fookin stay at home or else’ lockdown. Thankfully the sun is shining, birds are singing, sky is blue and not too cold out there. Unlike many I am lucky to have a garden. It didn’t get…