Hike to Hindley Head Abandoned Farmhouse, Gisburn Forest

I used to love walking when I was in my teens and twenties. Then I married a woman who was a real townie, and my long walks in the countryside petered out. Instead, I found myself making trips to other towns and cities, adopting her lifestyle and enjoying eating and drinking in all the different restaurants and cafes on offer. There’s nothing wrong with a … Continue reading Hike to Hindley Head Abandoned Farmhouse, Gisburn Forest

Book Review: The World of All Creatures Great & Small

The World of All Creatures Great & Small: Welcome to Skeldale House by All Creatures Great and Small.My rating: 5 of 5 stars. The World of All Creatures Great & Small: Welcome to Skeldale House is my first book of 2022, although technically I started it in 2021 when I received it as a Christmas gift. I’m a big fan of the new TV series, … Continue reading Book Review: The World of All Creatures Great & Small

Top Three Books of 2021

During 2021, my reading rate has been nowhere near as impressive as it was in 2020. I’m not sure why that is. However, I’ve read a good mix of non-fiction, novels, and short stories, and have continued keeping track of everything through Goodreads, which means I can carry on my now yearly tradition of picking out my top three books of the year. 1st – … Continue reading Top Three Books of 2021