Modest Designs - cautionary tales from SE18
“You don’t wanna know what I just saw”, said Les, somewhat enigmatically.
Bryony, barely raised an eyebrow.
“What’s that then Les?” she said.
“You’ve got rats in your dining room.” 819 more words
1 week, 1 day ago
A year or so ago, I began to research my family tree. Like anyone who embarks on such a project, I was looking for royal blood, untold hidden riches and exotic genetic makeup. 704 more words
2 weeks, 1 day ago
I’ve mentioned the early-flowering magnolia in many of my previous posts. It’s a beautiful tree, but it is most unfortunately sited: 40 cm from our kitchen door and 50 cm above our drain. 254 more words
2 weeks, 3 days ago
Today I began the task of concreting the kitchen floor.
‘Success in making concrete’, says The Practical Man’s Book of Things to Make and Do… 609 more words
3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Plumstead, South-East London. The woman walking on the street is originally from Nepal. There are many Nepalese people living in Plumstead. For me they radiate strenght. 139 more words
3 weeks, 6 days ago
“Yes, Monday afternoon, would that be convenient?”
Convenient wasn’t exactly the word that sprang to mind. I was on the phone to our broadband provider. 687 more words
1 month ago
Today I present an instructive video on roofing one’s own extension with GRP. You will need audio.
1 month, 1 week ago