Category Archives: Friend and Family

A New Candle: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
We went to the Abbey today to light a candle for our friend in The Lady Chapel. We actually lit four, one each for our Dads, and put two others in between them for her and…

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Trip Pending

We spent over an hour planning our route down to MOH. It was going to be a killer. It wouldn’t matter which way we went, we’d hit a bottleneck or rush hour traffic somewhere, so tried to work out the … Continue reading

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Friendly Vs Truth

MOH has returned home today after his mini break and four evenings of Scrabble where he won just one game. It’s weird that when we play at his, we are the ones to get hammered as he puts down seven … Continue reading

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Mine, I tell you, mine!

Guess what I saw in the second hand shop yesterday? In fact I saw 4, but couldn’t see the price, and the shop wasn’t open on Sundays. MOH arrived safely yesterday afternoon and we spent an enjoyable evening playing scrabble … Continue reading

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MOH, CH and a weekend away

We are down to stay with MOH for the weekend in the hope of getting his central heating sorted prior to our move away. Frank the Tank has had his winter top up, so now it’s just a case of … Continue reading

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Remnants of Summer

The day was quite pleasant when we took Maggie for her first walk this morning. Although there was a slight nip in the air, it didn’t warrant trussing ourselves up like stuffed turkeys, as we needed just our bodywarmers plus … Continue reading

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Fair Deal

MOH made me cry yesterday. Hubby too. He accused us of cheating, having secret signals and coded facial expressions. And all over a game of cards!

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Two men, two dogs, and Me.

The marina has thawed and we are coming out of our cold spell.  Hurrah! Although the water level has dropped to normal, it began to rain at 4.30 am so may rise again over the next twelve hours. We had … Continue reading

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Mix and Match

One of the residents invited us to her Christmas Buffet the other night. Hubby insisted I went and he would stay here with the dog rather than leave her alone in the house. Having checked with our host by email … Continue reading

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Saturday shocker

Following on from my card making session, I was pleased to find I had made enough so was able to get them in the post. I always post early, mainly because should we receive one from someone I’ve forgotten, I … Continue reading

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