Almost 27 years to the day since I first arrived in Britain with a six-month work permit, I today became a British citizen. Feels pretty good. Can’t wait to vote Labour!
Our sweetcorn is looking good, but could probably do with more sunshine and less rain. We’re hoping to get an ear or three by the end of August.
This is what Reigate looks like under 15 inches of snow. More on flickr.
Patrick Kane’s shot crosses the goal line in overtime of Game 6 and the Stanley Cup is on its way back to Chicago for the first time since 1961. Congratulations to the Blackhawks! You’ve made a lot of people very, very happy! Watch it again, and again, and again…
That’s how our road looked on the morning of 6 January. The snow started falling the previous evening and by morning we had nearly a foot. And it was perfect snow for building snow forts – and for making snowballs! No school for three days made it the perfect start to the year. See more photos on flickr.
Godspeed, Barack Obama