Category Archives: diary

A good trip, but a long day.

We set off just before 6am today, with me driving the first leg on the motorways. I have never seen so many HGVs in such close proximity, and several didn’t seem to see the little blue I10 trundling by and … Continue reading

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Bits and Bobs post

We’ve been doing a bit more work on the boat today, touching up a few blemishes in the varnish that had been missed in a different light, and have decided to put net curtains up on the bow doors now … Continue reading

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Beginning to sound like an old record

I am so sorry, but we are still experiencing problems with the WIFI here and I have been having difficulty in accessing the sites of new followers for one reason or another. Not wishing to be over familiar or touchy … Continue reading

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Back on the Air……… sort of

It has been an odd couple of days, and when it’s been time to settle down with the laptop and WP in the evening, we’ve been having a few problems. But you know, we’re used to it, the getting pi55ed … Continue reading

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Breaking Habits, any advice?

I have said before that Maggie is a creature of habit, and she now has a serious one we have to break. This is getting us up in the middle of the night for no apparent reason. Living on a … Continue reading

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That Sinking Feeling

One of my favourite films from 2007 was PS I Love You, starring Hilary Swank and Gerard Butler. We picked it up on the bargain shelf years ago, and I had my reservations about our choice as it started with … Continue reading

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The Early Hours

I started this post around 2.15 this morning, then deleted what I’d written and returned to bed. Trying to get to the publish stage now has been a nightmare of connections lost, no signal, no internet and limited service. Once … Continue reading

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