Category Archives: DIY

Got the day off

Well, sort of. Maggie got me up at 1.30, but once she’d got whatever it was out of her system, she was ok and went straight back to sleep. Fuzzy Foto taken 10th February We slept until 7.45 so that … Continue reading

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It’s here!

Having looked it up on the internet, apparently the recommended temperature in a fridge should be 3º C (37. 4º F) and the freezer minus 18 -20º C (minus 0.4 –  minus 4ºF) Our fridge was lurking at 10º C, … Continue reading

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While I was out…………

We did the laundry today and while I was up at the launderette getting it dry, Hubby said he would loosen all the housing screws and everything in readiness for delivery of the new fridge freezer tomorrow. Hm. Bless him, … Continue reading

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House chatting

The new fridge freezer comes on Friday morning. It’s not as big as the one we have, but perfectly sufficient for the two of us, and they have promised to dispose of the old one as due to a change … Continue reading

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Earthquakes, fence posts and a fox.

Hubby and I were sitting here quite comfortable this morning when I felt vibration under my feet. ‘Did you feel that?’ I asked. ‘Yes I did. I think it might have been an earth tremor,’ and he went back to … Continue reading

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A Road too far

I decided to take a leaf out of Hubby’s book today and push myself to see just how far I could walk in one go. Since our success to the Poppy Monument, we haven’t attempted it again, though we have … Continue reading

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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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