My Mind’s In Budapest
Elle Hartley Smith
Budapest, the beautiful Capital of Hungary, has so much to offer. It has a rich, dark and somewhat disturbing history, which opens your eyes to our privilege.
The city was once two…
24th Mar 2018 02:07 PM
Opinion: Has #MeToo Gone Too Far?
The #MeToo campaign has seen women joining together and revealing their sexual assault stories, accusing people of sexually harassing them in many situations.
Although a “hashtag” campaign may…
4th Mar 2018 11:46 AM
Yoga Pose & Pants
Eco yoga photo by Gopali Ashram
The winter mornings are beautiful. Clear skies, the owl calling out in the trees, and the lights from the town glistening making it look like fairy town. If only I…
5th Feb 2018 08:57 AM
The Big Wide World Of Blogging
A few years ago back in 2013, I started a blog on Little Alf.
I was given a Nikon D3300 camera for Christmas in 2012 and knew I had the perfect model for taking pictures and to share them online…
19th Jan 2018 03:48 PM
The Yorkshire Terrier Approach To Conversation…
Regular readers might have already picked up that my 9-year-old is a lad of few words. Certainly, when compared to his 13-year-old sister and to his mother, he is.
But as he gets older, I…
11th Nov 2017 12:08 PM
Pictures As An Exhibition
Does anybody know where this is?
Having paraphrased the musical work of Modest Mussorgsky, Starbeck Community Library would appear to be a world away, and so it is.
North Yorkshire have over 30…
11th Mar 2018 10:45 AM
Age Is Just A Number
basket of logs photo by derya
I have a lovely family, and feel very lucky to be close to both my parents and my sister. Close in relationship, not in distance, which improves the former somewhat!
13th Feb 2018 09:42 AM
A Re-Roofing Jobby
Fine views from the roof
Heart palpitation moment: After 10 years of rain growing from a trickle-tickle and into an indoor waterfall-feature within your home, you finally realise that you need a bit…
4th Feb 2018 11:55 AM
Parkrun photo by Occasional Gardener
It’s not a New Years resolution. It’s not an effort to get fit, or fast. But I’m able to do Park runs again. Or park jogs as I like to call them.
15th Jan 2018 09:41 AM
Our Two-wheeled Friends In Amsterdam
Elle Hartley Smith
An incident with a shoelace
There are many skills you need to accomplish in Amsterdam if you are going to fit in.
So here is a page in the life of the Dam-ians.
Firstly, although it looks like your…
31st Oct 2017 11:00 AM