Arts, Music, Books · Nostalgia

Monday Mixtape

Over at I Want My Mummy, Clara’s hosting a Monday Mixtape on childhood crushes. Mine was George Michael.  In his Wham! heyday, I covered my bedroom wall with posters and thought he was the most gorgeous man alive.  I still have a huge soft spot for him now, but less of a crushy thing and… Continue reading Monday Mixtape

Arts, Music, Books · Out and About · Photo Projects

Faces (122 of 365)

A few more pictures from the Jaume Plensa exhibition at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park.   I love the presentation of the first two faces; I think this shows off the amazing countryside setting of the Yorkshire Sculpture Park, right through to the field behind being ploughed just as I was taking the picture. The heads… Continue reading Faces (122 of 365)

Arts, Music, Books

Kate Rusby at Cannon Hall Farm

We had a great evening at the Kate Rusby concert at Cannon Hall Farm yesterday. We’d wondered about the good sense of going along; the weather forecast had been decidedly dodgy, and neither of us had been to this type of open air concert before. And Mike was a bit peturbed at the prospect of… Continue reading Kate Rusby at Cannon Hall Farm

Arts, Music, Books · Out and About · Photo Projects

Sunshine (49 of 365)

This is the last of my seaside pictures. Our trip to Morecambe was mainly because I wanted to see Eric Morecambe’s statue on the sea front.  I used to love watching Morecambe and Wise, and really enjoy the Christmas repeats each year. Most of all, though, I’m a huge fan of their theme song, “Bring… Continue reading Sunshine (49 of 365)