goes like this:
Dad had a serious health problem, followed by a couple of other things. He's recovering well now, but I've had to make a few trips to help Mom out with stuff. And mow. Have to do it some more for a while, as it'll be a bit before he can take those over again.
And I've got a back problem which has made all this less than fun. And that's not going to get much better for a while. Hopefully the treatment I'll be starting will help. We'll see.
So there's been little bloggage, and not much of anything else either; if I'd had a social life it would've suffered badly as well.
That's the background. And now I will clear a few things: