Category Archives: friends

Missing People

One of my regular readers posted a comment yesterday and mentioned how my blog has changed as I post more about activities now than people. I hadn’t really thought about it, but she’s right. Before Covid, my posts would be … Continue reading

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The Last Journey

We had a funeral in our road today, well, just around the corner. The old lady was 80 and she and her husband celebrated their Diamond Wedding anniversary this year. The family had a big party planned, but COVID ruined … Continue reading

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Ideas and recipes wanted

As you know Hubby is having surgery to repair part of his stomach and solve his reflux problems. It means he will be on a liquid diet for 3 to 6 months afterwards. I am concerned about food and would … Continue reading

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Another calling

We will celebrate our third year in this property the week after next and in that time we have met up with some lovely people, some with pets, some without. We have heard today of another beloved pet having crossed … Continue reading

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He’s lost it……………

A dog walking friend has ‘fessed up that he has finally ‘lost it’ due to the coronavirus lockdown. He decided to help his wife in the garden by watering the plants and set the hose up accordingly. He was not … Continue reading

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Taking Advantage

On the subject of curious thought, here’s another one that is perhaps not so pleasant. Our neighbour recently had some work done at her house, which included the removal of two trees from her back garden, the tarmacing of her … Continue reading

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Community Spirit

I was born in a council house and there were quite a few young families on our estate and in our road. Next door there were 6 children, three older and three younger than me, three doors up there were … Continue reading

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Cost a fortune

For my birthday, my bestie from Slimming World 2016 (who I am still in touch with) sent me a gift card for a coffee shop that I hadn’t had a chance to use up here. When I wrote and thanked … Continue reading

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Letter Writing

Way back on August 1st, Cyranny posted a Kind Hearted Challenge about writing a letter to someone you hadn’t been in contact with for a while. This was my response post and yesterday I made my Hello Cards. I was … Continue reading

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Hello Cards

I finally got round to making some Hello Cards today. I have a few letters to write to friends we made when we were on the boat, and thought it would be nice to send a pretty card rather than … Continue reading

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