Monthly Archives: October 2013

Over There

Over there, over there. Listen guys I can’t post on two sites while still here, my creative juices ( no laughing at the back) can’t manage  it so please have a look at my new post on my other blog … Continue reading

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Over The Hills and

Well actually a little further than that really. On Wednesday we drive to Rome to overnight there and on Thursday fly to Hong Kong to see my daughter and her husband. We plan to be away about 5 months returning … Continue reading

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Olives

Sorry for the lack of a Saturday post but the olive harvesting has begun and after a day bashing trees with a stick I found myself quickly out to dinner with no time to type a few words. Today followed … Continue reading

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Sticky Fingers

The son in law of Pinguino one of the locals in the bar ( no I’ve never asked why he is called penguin so I can’t help you there) has landed a job in the cantina in Martina Franca which … Continue reading

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Whoops

In all the excitement of going to London and then returning with the lurgy I completely forgot that our last house guest friends had burnt the midnight oil to compose a diary of their first experience of Puglia. It has … Continue reading

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Roma Bound

We are planning to go to Rome next week for a visit and for reasons complicated we have no car to drive up in. The Renault is “resting”  this winter and the little Suzuki is not really made for motorway … Continue reading

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Chin Up, Feel the Steel

Behold my brother Esau is an hairy man but I am a smooth man. Genesis Chapter 27 Verse 11 On my first return from Blighty on  my first ever posting abroad in 1977 I was stopped at customs at Washington … Continue reading

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