2022 Armitage Weekly Round-up #14

Very fittingly for a long Easter weekend, I will have a bumper round-up for you today. At least I hope so. After all I missed last week’s round-up due to travelling. Let’s see what happened in the meantime… I hope you have had your first cup of coffee this morning, because starting off with this…

2022 Armitage Weekly Round-up #13

Today’s delay comes courtesy of a fan meet. it has been a long time coming, and now that I finally managed to leave the little island, I made sure to visit Kate on my way South to see Little Miss Guylty… It’s been a really fun visit, despite a rather unusual weather situation… We had…

2022 Armitage Weekly Round-up #9

My great annual Social Media hiatus has started. That is a bit of a misnomer, as I am only staying away from Twitter. I haven’t been active on FB for years, so no need to rein myself in there, and IG is also not a major time-thief for me. So, since Ash Wednesday I have…

2021 Armitage Weekly Round-up #29

How are we all doing? Heart rates back to something approaching normal? We are now entering the last week until birthday week – the calm before the storm? I am using this weekend to get all the final preparations done. Tick off list: finalise eBay item selection write eBay listings (so that they are ready…

2021 Armitage Weekly Round-up #27

Hello hello hello! This may be the last day of our current heatwave in Ireland, and so I am late with the round-up on this warm, sunny Saturday. I’m just back from taking a gorgeous walk with my son, to our favourite place, Poolbeg Lighthouse. And I thus had some precious quality time with him,…

RA Pocket Shrine 235/? – Fishy

It’s time I finally post this latest RAPS that has been sitting on my desk for several weeks now. The events of the last month or so put a bit of a dampener on my blogging activities, but with spring comes a fresh new urge to get back into more blog activities. My creative energy…

2020 Armitage Weekly Round-up #46

Last week I was thinking that Christmas this year is going to be quite different from the usual. An opportunity to do something different, including starting the preparations for it early – and enjoying it longer. Christmas baking, decorating the house with wreaths and vases of pine and fir, and lighting candles every evening. And…

2020 Armitage Weekly Round-up #41

Back to the Saturday slot. Have you seen the new interview with RA in today’s Times? [Note: Article behind pay wall. Look in the round-up below for a short-cut 😉] Richard is really trying to get his image as a grump across… “I’m quite a socially distant person by nature. When I walk past a…