Tag Archives: outdoors

Just Ordinary Guys

Most ‘ordinary’ guys these days take some care over their appearance. I don’t offer you skinny wrecks here, but guys looking good in their ‘natural’ state rather than working out. Hope you like. (OK, that’s clearly not ‘natural environment’… but … Continue reading

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Now, The Snowman Cometh…

…an unexpected link to the previous post concerning the arrival of the ice bath! Now we live in the same time zone as home (Portugal and UK), somehow news seems to arrive quicker. This evening we got an urgent message … Continue reading

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“Here’s One I Prepared Earlier…”

The title of this post fits this picture, I think… but it also reminds me of children’s TV and those things you were always encouraged to make “out of sticky-backed plastic”. In this case, it is because we are living … Continue reading

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Reunions

Gyms and their changing rooms – places where good friends meet up to share their common fitness interests. So it is for us – re-engaging with all our fitness mates hereabouts in TN. There are, of course, eight other special … Continue reading

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“Pass It On, Boys… Pass It On!”

I was reminded of that line from the British Film “The History Boys” by something my oldest friend Colin said. That’s Colin who shared my early school days and holidays, sunbathing and skinny-dipping in the Cherwell near Oxford, Colin who … Continue reading

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Weather Watch TN

Well, spring appears to have sprung here in TN. After weeks of weird weather, swinging wildly between snow and warm days, it seems that the warm days are taking over. The great outdoors beckons once again: my son Leo and his … Continue reading

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A Crazy Country

Oak Ridge, TN. Home of the US National Lab (ORNL) where a lot of the preparatory work for the 1945 atom bombs was carried out, and now the employer of about half of this city. CLOSING at the end of … Continue reading

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