Up, up and away

There is nothing quite so satisfying as contentedly crossing a long-standing item off one’s bucket list: memories made √ photos taken √ dream fulfilled √ … and so it was after our amazing hot air balloon flight last week. Thanks to an extremely generous retirement gift from Chris’ company (thanks Jane and all at Softworx),…

16 Non-resolutions for 2016

I recently read a blog post entitled “40 things to do before I’m 40” and the more I thought about it, the more the concept appealed to me. There are, however, two fatal flaws. Firstly, my 40th birthday is an ever increasingly dim memory and secondly, even if I rejigged the idea to be “60…