Sunday, August 31, 2014

Steamy Sunday

Very humid and sticky, 76F and hazy.

Sansa is freed from her betrothal to Joffrey.

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Sultry Saturday

Only 75F, but starting to get sticky again. Overcast and a bit oppressive.

Arya listens in at Harrenhal.

Friday, August 29, 2014


Another nice day in the woods after a morning spent chivvying the boy into tidying his room ready for school to start next week.

75F and sunny with a gentle breeze.

Dany must leave Qarth.

Thursday, August 28, 2014


Much pleasanter: 76F, less humid and a nice breeze :)

Tyrion succumbs to battle fever.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Warm Wednesday

Hot and sticky, 88F, I should not have eaten so much Indian food at Tandoori for lunch! At least the water is now back on at home :)

Tyrion directs the Battle of the Blackwater.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014


Back at work, lots of loose ends to tie up from 2 weeks away, but I'm trying not lose my relaxed attitude too quickly ;)

Warm and sticky, 86F, but a gentle breeze to make it bearable.

Ser Davos sails into Blackwater Bay.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Back from Vermont

Holly is not going to be happy she's home, she had a wonderful time in Vermont swimming in the pond and roaming around the woods and fields around the cabin. But home we are and back in the woods :)

Warm and much more humid than it was in Vermont, 83F.

Sansa see the preparations for battle at King's Landing.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Sunday and we're back (briefly)

Back from a week in the UK supporting Simon, and tomorrow we leave for a week in Vermont.

Warm but with a nice breeze, 80F.

Catelyn questions the Kingslayer.

Monday, August 11, 2014


Last walk in the woods for a week. Tonight I'm flying to London to support Simon and the family. Then I'll be back for one night and we'll head for Vermont.

Warm and sticky, 82F.

Tyrion dislikes his sister.

Sunday, August 10, 2014


Trying to process the awful news of Caroline's death. Don't know what to say.

Saturday, August 9, 2014


Warm and sticky again, 82F.

Sansa tries to hide her new womanhood.

Friday, August 8, 2014

Friday off

Another nice day, a bit less sticky than yesterday, 76F.

After our walk I'm taking Holly to a new pet store in Rye Ridge where they have self-service dog washing stations for a bath :)

Jon's first encounter with Ygritte.

Thursday, August 7, 2014


More of the same, 80F and humid.

Theon wakes to find the Starks and their wolves gone.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014


Another warm one, 80F.

Dany enters the house of the undying.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014


Hotter and sticky again, 87F.

Back with my book, there is comfort in the usual.

Arya cashes in her debt.

Monday, August 4, 2014


Warmer again, 82F.

Listening to the new Lily Allen album, I needed something cheerful after the not-so-great news from home.

Sunday, August 3, 2014


Cooler and quite nice in the shade with a gentle breeze, 71F.

Theon takes Wintetfell.

Saturday, August 2, 2014


Dark and a bit brooding, 70F and very humid. We never got the promised reason last night, maybe tonight?

Spent a few minutes clearing the pipes under the bridge down at the bottom of the hill of the big branches that were blocking them, so if we do get some rain it will wash the leaves and small stuff through rather than overflowing and washing away the trail.

Catelyn learns of the fall of Storm's End.

Friday, August 1, 2014


Overcast with rain coming, warm and sticky, 81F.

Tyrion hears bad news.