COVID-19 Diary – 6th April – School Holidays

6/4/20 School Easter holidays started today, although of course, the line between school holiday and not school holiday seems a fairly arbitrary one when the children are not in school anyway. In some ways the ‘school’ days are easier than the ‘non-school’ days, as they give us something to fill the days with. We’re both still working, so the day was not hugely different from … Continue reading COVID-19 Diary – 6th April – School Holidays

COVID-19 Diary – 4th April – Never Ending Stories

4/4/20 Saturday would usually be a day I spend thinking about, if not necessarily watching, football. It made me think of a blog I was planning to write before this whole coronavirus business kicked off, (if you’ll pardon the pun). It was going to be about stories, how we’re always desperate to know what happens next, so the most addictive stories are those that never … Continue reading COVID-19 Diary – 4th April – Never Ending Stories

COVID-19 Diary – 3rd April – Vegan

3/4/20 The old joke about vegans is “How can you tell someone is vegan? Don’t worry they’ll tell you”. Just to try and disprove this stereotype, I think I have managed to avoid mentioning on this blog that I’m vegan, in the just over three years since I started. I also hope I don’t go on about it too much to my friends and family, … Continue reading COVID-19 Diary – 3rd April – Vegan