Tag Archives: Tennessee

Last Orders…

Dave and I just finished our final session with twins Stevie and Josh, both of whom are looking very powerful and can do one-arm balances on our upraised arms… with Alvin and Bryce, their ‘also-10-yo’ friends not far behind. Job … Continue reading

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Tennessee Folk Tales (1)

Today’s Gallery Theme: ‘Working It Out Together’ …or maybe just ‘Being Together’ – let’s see how it (ahem) ‘Works Out…’ shall we? But, before any more of that, the first in what is probably going to be a mini series … Continue reading

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Dollywood is not the Answer…

Today’s Gallery Theme: Gym Bunnies A number of correspondents (and indeed, local people) have asked us why we don’t approach a local theme park as the answer to our problem with the sudden cancellation of the expected summer-vacation circus tour. … Continue reading

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“Expect to get Naked, Baby…”

“Expect to get Naked, Baby!” That’s Ellie talking – sporty wife of my old friend Roger, back here in Oxford UK where we are spending the final two days of our vacation in the wetlands (!). The next set of … Continue reading

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550 up – Success!… and a Joke…

Yesterday, I blogged that Dave and I were off to a weight training challenge – 500 individual lift movements (full range!) against the clock. And using a weight which means you can just squeeze ten repetitions, three times each exercise – no … Continue reading

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Homophobia in Tennessee Swamp Shock!

I wrote earlier about my son Leo being banned from a friend’s yard for being shirtless in the steaming early summer heat, apparently on the basis of his gay parentage. Now we just found out that this glorious State in which … Continue reading

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