An Idiot at Home Day 3

Another wet wet day on holiday in Wales, but lovely waking up to the sound of the sea. Can he quite used to this, the boys want to move here! Mother and father in law joined us today, brought our bikes down so we can peddle along the prom outside Milkwood. In one direction, the

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An idiot at home Day 2

First proper day had arrived. Weather wet. Mood surprisingly upbeat. Realised that Milkwood should have a funky coffee machine (yep, and that is for my benefit, well for this week anyway!). Nice to have in front of us what my brother calls a ‘no deadline day’, the thought that I could have 7 of them

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Day 1 of 52 days in Wales: Llanfair PG

Where? Wales? Where on Earth is that? Well, it’s a small and perfectly formed beautiful country with England to the right of it, and Ireland to the left across the water.  It’s joined at the hip with England, but is more similar and has much more in common with our fellow Celtic cousins the Irish (who

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