Filklore Posts

April 28, 2022

I have had fun setting up the watch the way I want it, with a nice non-fussy face (ChronoBasic) and a personal target of 6,000 steps, rather than the usual default of 10,000.

April 23, 2022
April 20, 2022

I got there today, with Katie the beagle. As my first day out, I decided to just walk along the main path from the café then straight back again. But when I got to the end of the path, I felt fine, so decided to carry on, around Overton Lake. I was doing fine, then about three-quarters around the lake, my legs started to give out! But nowhere to go but forwards!

March 18, 2022

I’ve long loved Nene Park, and Ferry Meadows in particular.

It’s a nice lakeside area, but it has paved as well as rough paths, so is good for walking, even when it is wet and muddy in other places I visit, like Bourne Wood.

December 4, 2021

So the car arrived – a couple of months later than expected, but there have been shortages of chips to contend with. The showroom kept me well informed, and my Berlingo was still running fine, so it was not a problem.

November 2, 2021

My Pod Point charger was installed today. It went very smoothly, and the guy installing it was helpful in setting it up on my WiFi.

July 7, 2021
July 1, 2021

For some reason, this memory came to mind today. It was something that gave me confidence in sticking up for myself, and not taking the easy quiet life. After university, my first real job was as a reinsurance statistician. Our office was on London Bridge,…

June 30, 2021
February 17, 2021

I’m sure I could be doing better things with my spare time, but I have had great fun diving down the rabbit hole of Calibre, the ebook library software.

February 15, 2021
February 5, 2021

There is a park in my little town, within about half a mile of my front door, that I had never visited. Just off Church Street, set back behind the houses.

In fact, until 2 years ago, when I saw it mentioned in a councillor’s blog, I didn’t even know it existed.