The spirit of friendship

It’s been a funny old Bank Holiday weekend and we’re only partway through it. Usually, the village would be alive with traffic and people and things going on to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day yesterday. It’s been glorious weather and, while I always stay at home on public holidays, fearing the crowd at…… Continue reading The spirit of friendship

Lazy Sunday afternoon

It’s been a surprisingly lazy Sunday in the Grigg household. Most days during lockdown both of us have been pretty busy – Mr Grigg on community shop business or hard landscaping in the garden and me writing, studying and painting furniture. But today, apart from playing the one o’clock music from my window into the…… Continue reading Lazy Sunday afternoon

Thank you for being a friend

All around the country, people came out of their houses at eight o’clock last night to stand on their doorsteps and open their windows to clap for the NHS. It was a massive show of appreciation for people on the front line in the fight against coronavirus. Here in Lush Places, we all joined in,…… Continue reading Thank you for being a friend