The Gusts of August

How remiss of me to not have a few words to say about August. Until now that is. Many of our friend-guests were unable to be with us as planned and initially the diary predicted we’d be tending empty rooms. […]

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Rose Tinted July

The last Friday of July, fabulous weather, Methexis beach reasonably well populated, given the reduced number of visitors to town this year. Breaking beach etiquette of slightly more reserved behaviour were 4 giggling women, many years away from any educational […]

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Ups and Downs in June, part 2

Stopped in my tracks one afternoon when the sky was That Special Blue. Ordinarily, after mid-June temperatures have risen and day time skies are paler but it was cool-ish for a while….. besides, by then I have little time to […]

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Ups and Downs in June, part 1

When life gives us lemons…get the gin out! That’s how the saying goes is it not?   I could get quite down in the dumps some days when I go up the spiral staircase to my terrace garden. Bad enough […]

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The May Musings

The end of May, and final flecks of snow are slowly slipping away. Not as fast as earlier in the month, when the unusual heatwave hit and sweat dripped unladylike from the tip of my nose. That would be the […]

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The April Drive

May already? April seemed to drag at the time and now it’s behind us, as are our days of full lockdown.Beginning 4th May, there’s an easing of restrictions with a few stages of the overall process, meaning that the café […]

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The March Drive

You know that way you suddenly see red?… figuratively speaking. Something sets you off….. you see red and feel mad….well, it was yellow I saw, felt just little crazy…. I made it for a March drive over to Hania on […]

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The February Drive

March, and Mother Nature’s wand moves fast. She’s not sleeping much, if at all, with all that must be accomplished. I could write a different story every day about the changing landscape but I’m not making the regular trips to […]

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A January Drive

*right here I ought to have a pic of a tree but it’s not recommended to take photos when I’m driving……. Heading through Plemeniana 2 geese waddled towards me, down my side of the road, but they graciously allowed me […]

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The shift change of the seasons

Over the last week we’ve had around 100 recorded earthquakes, many of them too strong to not notice……… Now the shudders and deep rumbles of the ‘quakes are being replaced by dramatic thunder and lightning storms. Yesterday, in a bright […]

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