Category Archives: current events

Little Tree, Big Tree

The trees are up. This is our little tree as made by my niece when we were in our first house. It’s been put up every year since, including sitting on the cooker on the boat and on the mantlepiece … Continue reading

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Sunday Roast 16 December

The day has started beautiful and sunny, such a contrast to yesterday’s cold winds and heavy rain which didn’t let up until late last night. Getting Maggie out for a wee was all down to timing, and even then Hubby … Continue reading

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Unfortunately it’s back

I can’t believe it. After finally getting rid of the worst cold I’ve ever experienced that had stayed with me for weeks, the damn thing is back. It’s started with a cough, exactly as before, and now the sniffles and … Continue reading

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Aiming High

As of today, 14th December, I am just 3000 views away from achieving 100,000 in 2018, making it my best year ever. Time to think about something interesting or sensible to keep you guys reading! Tomorrow, we’re putting our tree … Continue reading

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Time for some Me Time

I deliberately did not start my day as normal with opening the laptop to sign in to check emails and my blog. Sure I did later and have posted, commented and acknowledged, but I decided to have some Me Time … Continue reading

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On the Twelfth Day of Christmas

Here we have the drum roll of all drum rolls as our True Love gives her the whole whammy of 78 gifts today. Yes, yes, I know the song goes “On the ‘Whatever’ Day of Christmas my true love gave … Continue reading

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On the Eleventh Day of Christmas

I have no story of eleven pipers but I do have one of two pipes, though we didn’t know it at the time. We were decorating, and it was literally the last screw of the last shelf that went through … Continue reading

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