Museums and art galleries have been closed since the start of lockdown on at the end of March. They were allowed to open from the 4th July. Some s did open straight away (the National Gallery reopened on the 8th July) but the larger London galleries started to reopen from the 25th July on wards … Continue reading Art in the age of Lockdown
We are doing it, we are leaving our Battersea bubble and getting on a train out of London. I am filled with apprehension, slight fear but also so damn excited to see my parents. That is the reason for the visit. Now we are able to stay over at peoples houses I was straight on … Continue reading Day 99: off to the Cotswolds
Well the highlight of the week is I got my hair done! Joy! When it was announced that the hair dressers were opening on the 4th July I did a little dance. I was on the waitlist for an appointment with my lovely hair dressers and then I got the call a couple of days … Continue reading Day 95: I got my hair done!
How is it July? How is it that I have been in lockdown in my flat now since the 17th March? Back at the end of March and start of April who of us really thought we would still be here now? I thought by July we would be back to some sense of normality, … Continue reading Day 90: Out and About
It has been a hot one! The UK has been hit by a heatwave this week and it was definitely felt here in the city. Its been very hot in our little flat. the poor fans have been working double time at trying to keep us cool. The lovely hot weather did mean that we … Continue reading Day 86: Sunday Cycle
I’ve been pondering of late how I feel about re- assimilating back into society. I am not going to lie, it scares me a little bit. Crowds of people now make me a cross between angry and anxious. This Saturday early evening like last week we went for a walk to stretch the legs and … Continue reading Day 80: how does one return to society?
As I mentioned a couple of days back, on Saturday we had an afternoon tea from the Ham Yard Hotel delivered to us. What an absolute treat. I first saw it advertised a week ago on the Firmdale Hotels Instagram feed. They were advertising that the Ham Yard hotel, a place I have been for … Continue reading Afternoon Tea Delivery
We have grown strawberries! How exciting. The little strawberry plants we got a few weeks back from Plant Savers have got fruit on them and some are even ready. There are a few others almost ready as well. Good to know the plants are fruit baring. We haven’t tried it yet, but will do later. … Continue reading Day 73: strawberries