Category Archives: 2013 Posts

Masterspy’s Annual Review of 2013

Another year goes past…. 2013 is done and dusted. The older you get the quicker they race by it seems. Twas ever thus. Less hair, more lines etched into the face, heavier etc. Sigh. But…….. 40 more pieces nestle snugly … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | Leave a comment

December 2013

Come, come thou bleak December wind, And blow the dry leaves from the tree!Flash, like a Love-thought, thro’ me, DeathAnd take a Life that wearies me.                                                                 Samuel Taylor ColeridgeThese cheery words were written in mid June 1806…..and we complain … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 14 Comments

November 2013

All lined up in a wedding group / ‘Ere we are for a photograph / We’re all dressed up in a morning suit / All trying hard not to laugh / Since the early caveman in his fur / Took … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 5 Comments

October 2013

Well readers, I got up at 7 o’clock this morning to start writing this blog and it was still partly dark. Not happy. Having been to Australia in their winter I have already had this year’s dose of short days, … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 2 Comments

September 2013

  Back at Last None of my “big iron birds” ended up in the sea, or decorated any mountain tops, so here I am again back in the UK lol!!! Australian Cobbers Well, I have to say here and now … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 12 Comments

August 2013

Big Iron Bird Well readers, this could be my last ever blog!!! Between now and the end of August I will be on holiday and that is 3 big iron birds each way (and possibly 2 more while I am … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 2 Comments

July 2013

Well, a whole month has gone by with no Oliver related crises! What is he doing, I hear you ask? He just isn’t trying is he readers? His cousin Erin isn’t holding up her end crisis-wise either. If things keep … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 4 Comments

June 2013

Lost in France!!!  More Oliver dramas. On their way home from their holiday around 20 miles north of Limoges my daughter, her partner and little Oliver broke down. Their car needed a part which could not be sourced and fitted … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 6 Comments

May 2013

    First the good news, baby Oliver is doing well so far, but tests will be on-going for 2 years!     Now the bad news. I am now a proper doley! Or is it bad news? At least … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 4 Comments

April 2013

Well readers, during the last month I have changed from this…   to this                  Was it my dodgy job, or lack of same? No readers. Was it my nasty dose of man … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 Posts | 6 Comments