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Saturday; 4th July

Happy Independence Day to my friends and readers across the pond, and a Happy Birthday to Other Brother who is 78 today. I posted his card earlier in the week so it should have been received by now. We sort … Continue reading

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Fishy in a dishy is in the bin-y

I was looking forward to my fish today as I don’t have it very often because it attracts a whopping 8½ syns being in breadcrumbs (in batter, which we don’t have anyway, is 9½). I put a sprig of mint … Continue reading

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Friday 3rd July

Just made it to morning after a bad night with Maggie. Not that she was poorly, but it was so hot and stuffy, even with the windows slightly open, she was panting. I let her out at 3.15 and she … Continue reading

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Thought for today, 2nd July

Had my first marriage lasted, I would have been celebrating my 43rd Wedding Anniversary today. Looking back on that, I could not see it having lasted anyway, which is why I appreciate everything Hubby and I have now. My back … Continue reading

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Not a bad day after all

After the disappointing start,  the day hasn’t turned out too badly. While Hubby was outside working in the garden, I got into housework. Not only did I hoover, but I dusted AND polished, so the house smells nice and fresh. … Continue reading

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Today is Monday, 29th June

and I have failed. Despite efforts to lose that gained weight, I am out of target. And gutted. I am taking a break from reporting my weight this week (read cheating/giving myself breathing space) in the hope of getting it … Continue reading

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It is now the early evening of Sunday 28th June

Finally I am sitting down to my blog. All is good and we’ve had a productive day, Hubby being out in the garden extending our veg patch and me card making. I posted my SLS choice early, and my intention … Continue reading

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Today is Saturday 27th June

It started to rain about 6am and the difference is wonderful! It’s cooler and the dog isn’t as restless. She didn’t know what to do with herself last night and I was padding about in the garden with her at … Continue reading

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Today is Friday, 26th June

Good morning! Another glorious day as the heatwave continues. At least we have a breeze today. Our plans for the day are to collect our ordered meds from the pharmacy, nip into the supermarket provided there are no queues, have … Continue reading

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Today is Thursday 25th June

and the heat continues. The temperature in the bedroom at midnight was 22º C (71.6 F) and that was with the fan on and windows open. At the moment indoors it’s 24º C (75.2 F) and it’s only 9.30. We’ve … Continue reading

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