Not morning mist

It’s a rule I’ve lived by for many years: Don’t mess about in extreme weather. But the frequency of extreme weather is increasing. It’s time to identify some coping strategies. If I obeyed my own rule, on the day the heatwave peaked, I shouldn’t have been valiantly trying to start my stubborn car at trafficContinue reading “Not morning mist”

Extreme weather conditions

It’s a different Boxing Day this year. Weather has trumped tradition. It’s not a long-held tradition, just a few years old, but an enjoyable one. By this time on Boxing Day, I’m usually transferring photos from a drive around the countryside and watching the clock for the Doctor Who Christmas Special. Yes, I transferred oneContinue reading “Extreme weather conditions”