Weekend looms

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Tomorrow: Head to Loch Lomond for a ‘wee jaunt’ on my friends boat. Then back to his house for a BBQ. Hangover expected on… Sunday: drive to Edinburgh airport to pickup sister-in-law and two of her kids. She’s leaving the other two in Spain (with her parents). Then dinner at brother-in-laws (possibly). And still got…

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So much to saySo little energy. Long walks yesterday round Balloch Park on the shores of Loch Lomond. Emptying a loft on Saturday. It was a busy weekend. And then Monday struck and I spent most of my day trying to re-install Windows 2000, and once I managed that, re-install all the applications I use….

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To do that is doneFlippin knackered… Clear out bathroom cupboard Clear out understair cupboard Get new shower fitted (at last!) Get haircut Go to gym Paint bedroom Re-format old PC Tidy office and shuffle desk Sunday – go for family lunch (at Duck Bay Marina on Loch Lomond) So far so good.. but I doubt…

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Friday at lastBeen a long week for me, and already I can see my weekend shrinking (mainly cos I forgot about the family lunch thing on Sunday). Today is cake day = goodToday is our PS footie tournament after work = good (although I’m short of practise)Today is Comic Relief Day = good for others…

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Surviving

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Start drinking at 3:30pm + Finish drinking at 11:30pm = Sore head this morning. More drinks at 5:30pm, dinner at 9pm, guess what I’ll have tomorrow… In saying that yesterday was excellent. It was the (soon to be ‘traditional’) meeting of friends at Stu and Alan’s flat. Pressies were exchanged, drinks and food consumed, and…

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Loch LomondI’ve commented about this before, but it’s amazing how much I took for granted when I grew up in Dumbarton, a mere 6 miles or so from the recently opened Loch Lomond National Park, it was something I took for granted. Revisiting it yesterday was truly like seeing it for the first time. Obviously…

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To market, to market…An unexpected bonus today. We headed into Glasgow (to buy a couple of birthday cards which I’ve only just realised we forgot to do) and came across a ‘European’ market running in Sauciehall Street. Belgian, Spanish, French, Germany and English stalls were represented. I got some Merguez but I will abstain from…

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