I am lying on a towel on this pebbled beach I call my second home. No other sounds but here but for the waves, and an occasional seagull. Through sunglass covered eyes I look at the azure sky with wisps of cloud, the breeze is light this morning and whispers of times gone by. IContinue reading “A beach to myself”
I offer this quote as a lesson we all know but often fail to appreciate until its too late: “don’t be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of” Charles Richards
If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
I got this advice from my grandfather, he started out as machinery worker in a Med device company and made it all the way to being General Manager of the company before it was bought out by Smith and Nephew, which later was acquired by GSK. Anyway, one day he took me into the factoryContinue reading “Best life advice I ever received”
Let me introduce you to my Beach hut; Margaritaville is her name – You can see her on Lancing Beach. I spend most weekends here with a beer doing odd DIY tasks to heep her looking ship shape, then in the evenings. we have summer BBQs and beers, In the winter; a cup of teaContinue reading “My Beach Hut; Margaritaville”
Every time I get in my car and cross the Hampshire border headed for Sussex, my friends and family know where I will be headed: a pebble beach near a water lagoon in Shoreham-By-Sea, home to a holiday home and beach hut my family have owned for a few years now and a spot visitedContinue reading “Why we love the sea”
Woke up early to catch this beauty. The sky rises above Brighton and the seven sisters. I would say I get one cracking Sun rise every 9 times I wake up early. I think for skies like this that ratio is fine with me.