Category Archives: Sanders Blog – Hellas

Week 444

Sunday, 25th June, 2017 After  eight and a half years, we have reached all the 4s. Can you imagine 444 weeks or 3108 days of stream of consciousness dribble. At least the Poison dwarf loves it! And here’s some more. The … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Leave a comment

Week 443

Sunday, 18th June, 2017 Phew what a scorcher! As readers of the Blog will know, I am something of a weather watcher and recorder. My iPad app and my smartphone app tell me throughout the day the weather in numerous different … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 443

Week 442

Sunday, 11th June, 2017 As Ruth will clearly remember, in 1887 Ferdinand Tönnies published Gemeinschaft und Gesellschaft or ‘Community & Association’ which first described the contra-distinction between the pre-modern sense of community or family and neighbourhood and the modern concept of … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 442

Week 441

Sunday, 4th June, 2017 A slightly fresher feel to the day which is also a little breezier. Only 17C/63F in pleasant sunshine. We are going to the health Club for another workout this afternoon. We’ve found that the weekends are currently … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 441

Week 440

Sunday, 28th May, 2017 I love driving. I can drive all day quite happily. Indeed, we are going to spend July driving in Europe. The ghastly state of Britain’s motorways and the frustrations they engender makes them incredibly tiring. We only had … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | 1 Comment

Week 439

Sunday, 21st May, 2017 What a wonderful day! I suppose it was all over UK but here we had blue, cloudless skies from Dawn until Dusk with lovely warmth reaching 21C/70F. No workout today. We even sat outside in the sunshine … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 439

Week 438

Sunday, 14th May, 2017 What a glorious morning. The garden and patio are bathed in hot sunshine. The increasing collection of herb pots is visibly reaching to the warm light. We’ve planted out the basil today – a mixture of large leaf, Italian … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 438

Week 437

Sunday, 7th May, 2017 Pleasant day with patchy sunshine and reasonably warm. It’s a day off work  with no trip to the gym. We went out to the garden centre for some more clay pots and a couple of dill plants. … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 437

Week 436

Sunday, 30th April, 2017 April is signing off  on an uncharacteristically wet note. Having mentioned last week that we had hardly seen rain in the past year, today was warm and wet. The lawns were screaming their thanks. We had already … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 436

Week 435

Sunday, 23rd April, 2017 Recently I told you that I had interrogated the NHS Life Expectancy Calculator and been told that I have just 11 years (slightly less now) to live. I can expect to die aged 76 years old. My … Continue reading

Posted in Sanders Blog - Hellas | Comments Off on Week 435