Tag Archives: humour

The Ankle: Three Weeks On

Wanna know where all the rain is coming from? It’s my fault. I’ve been spending money. Yesterday, wandering round the shops in town, I’d had enough of the pain and soreness in my right ankle, so I dug into my … Continue reading

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Arthritis at the Movies

We all know that arthritis can get at almost anyone. So how come I don’t see our movie heroes suffering? I mean, all that fighting and scrapping, rolling round in the damp grass, must take its toll on them, but … Continue reading

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Arthritis: Dreading A Fall

When you suffer with arthritis, the one thing you dread more than anything else is a fall. All right, so it’s the one thing I dread. You might have other horrors which preoccupy you. Y’see, your joints are already on … Continue reading

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Changes coming This Way

Come the end of the month, this site will undergo major changes. Most of the present content will be stripped out and replaced and the emphasis will change. It will also be retitled, Life With Arfur. Arfur? Arfur-Eyetis that is. … Continue reading

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A Family of Olympians

The Rio Olympics come to a close this weekend, and it’s been a fine performance from the British athletes. Many congratulations to all those who picked up medals, but I think it’s time I detailed our achievements. It’s not something … Continue reading

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I’m Packed and Ready for the Off

Well, almost. Tis a glorious sunny morning here the edge of the moors and my grand plans for doing zip were scuppered when Her Indoors suggested we start packing for Tenerife. We fly off a week on Tuesday. Suffice it … Continue reading

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The First Holiday of the Year

It’s coming up to holiday time again. Marital #humour and the prospect of #Filey with memories of #Cleethorpes.    

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A Pipe, Some Slippers, but no Boring Cardigan

Here’s a light-hearted reflection on yesterday’s abortive mission to find a cardigan. *** You are welcome to follow this blog using Networked Blogs or my Facebook Author page links in the right hand sidebar. You can also sign up for … Continue reading

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A Travel Kettle and…What Else?

I really do have to hand it to Amazon. When it comes to customer service, they’re hard to beat. Allow me to explain. As a natural born Yorkshireman, one who knows that money is not for spending but counting, I … Continue reading

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