“You Really Enjoy This, Don’t You?”

It’s usually said with an expression of surprise.  I’m not often asked the question “Do you like doing what you do?” but sometimes a caller will express surprise that I very obviously DO enjoy it. It shouldn’t really be a surprise.  Think...

Hogmanay!

Well, almost – not quite!  It’s called New Year’s Eve in England, New Years (for some reason) in Canada but in Scotland it’s Hogmanay. Why Is It Hogmanay To Me? Even though I was born on the south side of the Scottish border (some, even family...