Meeting my dad for the first time since lockdown

Thanks to the slight easing of the lockdown restrictions in the UK I was able to meet another person not from my family as long as it was in a public space. I grabbed the opportunity to visit my 82 year old dad and arranged a walk around his local park for a catch up. Continue reading “Meeting my dad for the first time since lockdown”

Endlessly scrolling

After working all weekend I now find myself off for the majority of the week something I have been looking forward to for a while now, four whole days off and the weather continues to be behaving too in the UK which makes things all the better. Continue reading “Endlessly scrolling”

Diary of our lockdown – Part 2

Here I document the second part of my time off work in lockdown in the UK. You can read how my first few days off went here, we had DIY haircuts and DIY around the house too so here is how the rest of the week went. Continue reading “Diary of our lockdown – Part 2”

Diary of our lockdown – Part 1

Being a key worker has meant my sanity has remained intact by getting out of the house, seeing people at work and avoiding looking at the same four walls all day. We decided not to cancel our week off work instead take advantage of some time away from work and feel like the rest of the population in lockdown. I thought it would be a good idea to diary my nine days off in lockdown, maybe I will look back at it in years to come fondly or otherwise? Continue reading “Diary of our lockdown – Part 1”