Category Archives: current events

Last Day of 2022

It was raining first thing but the day is so mild, we’ve been able to turn the heating off. Our dekkies have been put away and all ornaments removed from the shelfing which was then dusted and ornaments replaced.  It … Continue reading

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Today is Friday 30th December

It is another cold and rainy day. Hubby has walked Maya on the new haltie and it’s not bad. His second walk was not as good as the first, but when he got home, he discovered he’d twisted it when … Continue reading

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7pm and all’s well 29th December

It has been a productive and dry day, but the garden is still waterlogged. We decided on a field trip this morning and managed to get some bargains, though nothing in the sales, as this was all food shopping and … Continue reading

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Today is Wednesday 28th December

Two things happen here on Wednesdays……….. one is meter reading day (check) and two is bin collection……. panic! We forgot until we saw the truck in the street and then it was the adrenaline rush of the year. Hubby was … Continue reading

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Today is Tuesday 27th December

It’s still a Bank Holiday here in the UK so banks and offices are still closed. I never now whether they call today Christmas Tuesday or just Bank Holiday Tuesday when Christmas falls over a weekend. When I was working, … Continue reading

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Boxing Day 26th December

Hello and good morning! Our Christmas continues as we still have some parcels to open. So far we have done very well for cheese, biscuits, chocolates, coffee, cakes, sweets and some extra luxury scrumptious mince pies. We woke up this … Continue reading

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Non Delivery

I like to be organised when it comes to posting things, and knowing postal workers were going on strike this month, I got all my cards in the mail on Dec 1st, BEFORE any strike action was due to take … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2022

Santa has been to our house!! We have put half a dozen parcels to one side to open tomorrow. So many lovely things. I excelled at dinner. Everything was perfect and we plated a meal up for our friend as … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve 2022

No doubt there are a lot of kiddies getting over excited about the Guy in the Red Suit coming to their house tonight. I remember preparations being made months before with purchases and parcels, decorations going up before the kids … Continue reading

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Today is Thursday 22nd December

It’s 5ºC outside, grey and chilly. Our plans are a field trip in the hope of getting a shelf for the bedroom and a quick nip into a couple of shops for any last minute edible bargains. Town will either … Continue reading

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