Saturday, November 30, 2013

Busy Saturday

A full couple of days at work that are supposed to be holidays :( oh well, that's why they pay me the big bucks (!?)

Cool and still, 32F.

You Seem Cool
Mike Birbiglia
My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

Friday, November 29, 2013

Black Friday

Not shopping today :)

A bit warmer, 37F, with some weak sunshine.

Michelle (1965 stereo mix)
The Beatles
Rubber Soul

Thursday, November 28, 2013


Gorgeous day in the woods! Breezy, sunny and 31F.

Alice's Restaurant
Arlo Guthrie
-Well, it's a tradition so you have to :)

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Wet Wednesday

Cold and raw and wet, 41F.

Bela Fleck and the Flecktones
Three Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Damp Tuesday

Damp and cool, 36F, with light rain.

Valley Girl
Frank Zappa
Strictly Commercial

Monday, November 25, 2013


Chill and still, 33F.

Eat Vegetarian
Jim Gaffigan
Beyond the Pale

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Frigid Sunday

First properly cold day of the year, sunny with a blustery wind, 28F, but 14F once you figure in the wind chill. First time I've broken out the winter coat with hat and gloves :)

The Beatles

Saturday, November 23, 2013


Cool but clear, 44F.

Twelfe Night was awesome last night and there's less than an hour 'til the Doctor Who 50th!

Praise My Soul the King of Heaven
CC Choir
2nd CD

Friday, November 22, 2013


Warmer and damp, 50F, some hints of blue on the sky occasionally though.

Very excited to be going to see Twelfe Night tonight for Jackie's birthday :)

Moving Very Slowly
Strongbad Sings

Thursday, November 21, 2013


Out for a lunchtime walk to free up this evening to take my lovely wife out for a birthday dinner :)

Cool with watery sunshine, 44F.

Symphony for Strings

Wednesday, November 20, 2013


Cool and still, 41F.

Comedy Tonight
A Funny Thing happened on the Way to the Forum
Original Broadway Cast

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Tuesday lunchtime

A quick lunchtime walk coz I have to take CJ to have 2 teeth pulled this afternoon.

Cooler with a brisk wind, 45F.

Blue Oyster Cult
Craig Ferguson
A Wee Bit  O Revolution

Monday, November 18, 2013


Weird, warm weather: 63F and sunny (well, it was before it went down).

She Loves You (Inspired by Dr Strangelove)
Peter Sellers
The Collection

Sunday, November 17, 2013


Warm, drizzly and sticky, 57F.

No music as I crossed there bridge as I was talking to the owner of an adorable border collie pup that thought Holly was the best thing she'd ever seen :)

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Busy Saturday

Both here in the woods and back at the church! Lots of people out enjoying the warm weather (60F with a gentle breeze and weak sunshine), and after a funeral this morning we have a Taize youth service this afternoon followed by a stewardship cocktail party this evening!

Suite II Overture
Janelle Monae
The Arch Android

Friday, November 15, 2013


A nice day for CJs birthday :)

Warm, 54F, and sunny.

You Keep It All In
The Beautiful South
Welcome to ...

Thursday, November 14, 2013


Much easier to see than yesterday ;)

A bit warmer, 51F, and some weak sunshine.

I Think Ur A Contra
Vampire Weekend

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

In the dark!

Late walk today cox I had to take Crisp for a dentist appointment, so we're basically walking by the light of the, quite bright, 3/4 moon. Chilly, 35F.

Night Boost to Cairo
Ultimate Collection

Tuesday, November 12, 2013


Significantly colder, 35F, and we had snow this morning (though none of it stuck).

The Good Life
Robin Thicke
Blurred Lines

Monday, November 11, 2013


A nice afternoon walk to walk off my Chilibomb 😃

Cool, 50F, and overcast.

Hold My Hand As I'm Lowered
Noah and the Whale
Peaceful, The World Lays Me Down

Sunday, November 10, 2013


Cool and grey, 45F.

No music as we are joined on our walk today by Colin and Natalie :) 

Saturday, November 9, 2013


Feels much cooler today, almost wish I had some gloves, 46F.

Crazy (Fox on the Run)
Barenaked Ladies
Live at Universal Studios

Friday, November 8, 2013

Friday #2

... and this is the HDR+ mode.

Friday #1

Great day to be out, 44F, gusty wind and spotty sunshine.

I'm going to post 2 pictures today for a  comparison of the modes in my new phone camera... this is the standard mode...

What is a Shooting Star
They Might Be Giants
Here Comes Science

Thursday, November 7, 2013


So far I'm loving both this phone and KitKat, I'll try and post a full review on the main blog tomorrow while I'm off :)

Grey and rainy today, 52F, although it's actually clearing up a little now.

The Cranberries
Everyone Else Is Doing It, Why Can't We?

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Wednesday & new phone :)

First time out with the new Nexus 5 :) Will have to wait to compare this when I get home.

Cool, 51F, and clear.

Barenaked Ladies
Grinning Streak

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Tuesday lunchtime

We snuck out while the Women's Club are meeting so we don't have to deal with the dusk later. Cool and a bit gray, 50F.

Still Alive
Songs To Test By
Portal 2 soundtrack

Monday, November 4, 2013

Monday after the clock change

It sucks that it's so dark already!

Cool and fairly clear, 41F.

The Long and Winding Road
The Beatles
The Greatest Hits of 1962

Sunday, November 3, 2013


Nice day, chilly but with sunny spells, 46F.

Walking along keeping tabs on Colin's progress in the NYC Marathon- he's doing really well!

Come Alive
Janelle Monae
The Arch Android

Saturday, November 2, 2013


Busy day in the woods! Lots of people and dogs and bikes. Warm and pretty, 65F and occasional sun.

Captain Blood- Sold Into Slavery
Erich Korngold

Friday, November 1, 2013

Friday off

Crazy sticky today- rain on and off, 62F and very humid.

Montana (single version)
Frank Zappa
Strictly Commercial