Sunrise over the sea with makeshift hut

Change Was A Long Time Coming…

Dear readers, A year ago, I announced that it was Time For A Change… I never imagined it would take a whole year to re-launch my blog but life has a funny habit of getting in the way!   Funky Wellies Random Thoughts is back with a new design and it is my great pleasure…

Muesli with Strawberries

Be Good To Your Gut

A digestive problem can greatly affect day-to-day life, causing discomfort and affecting what we can and cannot do. Being good to your gut can prevent such problems from taking hold or ease symptoms if you already have an illness or disorder. Here are a few ways to care for your gut.     Source: Pixabay…

Sunrise over the sea Gruissan Aude South of France

Happy New Year!

For my first post of 2017, I would like to convey to all my readers the usual good wishes for a healthy, happy and successful new year. More specifically, I hope that the next twelve months will bring you defining moments to take you closer to your dreams, whatever they may be. I decided against…

Sunny Walk Forest Fields

New Job | New Mac | New Book

It started with the dreaded “beep, beep, beep” on booting up my computer. Not every time, but enough to let me know that there was a serious problem. Then came the “black screens”, randomly at first, then more and more frequent. All this on top of the slowness, despite removing my 50’000 odd photos, tidying…

Bird house

Buying And Renovating A House |
Part II

As explained in Buying And Renovating A House | Part I, we were on a very tight schedule to complete the renovation of our new home. General Builder had given us an estimate of two to three weeks work, so with double that time we thought we would still be OK when coming across the…