Monthly Archives: February 2010

Great Day

Yesterday I had one of those brilliant days that you get near to the beginning of a guide dog partnership. I came to work, went to Sainsbury’s at lunchtime, went home and went out to my singing group in the … Continue reading

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the Ice has Got Me Again

We had a lot of snow and ice yesterday so I used my spikes to get me to work and all was fine. however, today, there was no ice on the paths around my house so I set off without … Continue reading

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Next Door’s Extension

Whilst I’m on the subject of my house, I might as well rant about next door’s extension. They are having a small extension on the back for downstairs toilet. This extension is small enough that they don’t require planning permission. … Continue reading

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Finding Reliable Tradesmen

I’ve put it off and off, to the point where I can’t procrastinate any longer. I need some work doing to my house. Some of the double glazing needs replacing, I need the back fence replacing, and up till Tuesday … Continue reading

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Jade Has Come to Visit

I feel strange tonight. It is 13 weeks since I took Jade down to Bristol to start her retirement. Jasmine is here and slowly but surely becoming established at home and as my guide dog. My parents are staying for … Continue reading

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Inconsiderate? Inappropriate? … Or Worse?

I was walking along a quiet road this morning with the road on my right. Jasmine, for want of a better word was being a little bugger! She kept coming across me and looking over the road and at times … Continue reading

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Government Blocks New Europe Wide Disability rights

The article can be read at the following link, and I would strongly urge you to write to the Prime Minister about this as I am going to. http://www.rnib.org.uk/getinvolved/campaign/europeworldwide/Pages/Europe-wide_disability_rights.aspx In brief, proposals have been made in europe to make goods … Continue reading

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