Category Archives: change

When one pound costs five.

Those of us in the UK will know that the Royal Mint has replaced our round pound coins with a super duper version resembling the old threepenny bit.    As from Oct 15th, the round coins ceased to be legal … Continue reading

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Want to pay? Well you can’t.

There are times when I despair, when the ‘Ah’ moment is not one of relief but one of blatant frustration. Such was today. Cast your minds back to pre-moving day and my courtesy call to the energy company to advise … Continue reading

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Walking the route

We have decided to explore our new surroundings on foot to identify the little shortcuts, road layouts, doggie routes, doggy bins, and places to eat so that people will get used to seeing us around. It’s what we did before … Continue reading

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Having a breather

Anyone who has purchased a memory foam mattress that comes in a roll will know exactly what I mean by this. It is extremely strange buying a double size mattress (6’3″ long by 4’6″ wide and 8″ deep) that comes … Continue reading

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It’s creeping in……………

Another reblog for you:

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Time Lapse

All good things must come to an end, or they simply run out and expire. I haven’t been to a SW meeting for several weeks, and when I signed on to their website, I’d forgotten my password and had to … Continue reading

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A Time of the Signs?

Hubby took the dog out for her penultimate wee last night and was gone well over an hour. I knew what happened, or rather ‘Who’. When we first arrived on the marina, we knew no-one and nothing about living on … Continue reading

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