Alice Day and Day 27

Today is Alice Day, a day to celebrate the enduring appeal of the work of Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll.  So my day 27 sketch has a distinctly Alice feel. So the history goes it was on a sunny afternoon on 4 July 1862 that, Charles Dodgson, an Oxford don, took the Liddell children, including a 10-year-old Alice Liddell on a boating picnic … Continue reading Alice Day and Day 27

Happy 50th Birthday

So today is my husband’s 50th birthday and as he didn’t want a party or generally any fuss we’ve gone with a fortnight long celebration of little events. We kicked off on Saturday 11th with a fabulous lunch at the Oyster Club in Birmingham   followed by Hollywood Babble-On live at Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Not part of my regular listening but definitely one of Simon’s.  The … Continue reading Happy 50th Birthday