Category Archives: change

A Stripper with sticky fingers

Sounds like a kleptomaniac in a nightclub doesn’t it. Not really. It’s me. Photo taken May 27 2018 Today we moved everything moveable in the bedroom to give us the maximum space and access to the offending wall so that … Continue reading

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Interesting times……….

I’m having a touch of deja vu, having received a letter from my building society on Friday informing me that the pittance interest rate on my savings account is being reduced to 0.50%  as from June 1st. Hang on, we’re … Continue reading

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It’s been a funny sort of day, and apart from buying hinges, bolts and catches for the gates, not much else has happened in that direction. Being our anniversary, I woke up to flowers and a homemade card, which is … Continue reading

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Is that it?

It lasted a week, eight days at a push. I think we’ve had our summer. The weather has turned, temperatures have plummeted and the heating is back on. The forecast is for snow………….er, isn’t it May next week? You know, … Continue reading

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This time last year

We were just getting over Easter and making final preparations for our last trip on the boat. It’s so hard to believe it’s twelve months ago that we left Maggie with MSM and set off, allowing ourselves 10 days to … Continue reading

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Back on the Menu

It started off as a good day, beautiful sunshine and we’d both slept pretty well. We even remembered to check the roads for possible hold ups, and allowed ourselves an extra half an hour for the trip as the main … Continue reading

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All in the angle

We’ve had some lovely, if chilly, walks along the beach over the last few days, and I’ve said before that no two days have been the same. It’s been a sunny day today but the sea was sporting a Jekyll … Continue reading

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