Category Archives: home

Whose fence is it?

Our garden is completely fenced in, and according to the deeds, our boundaries clearly defined. The fence to the right of our property from the road belongs to our neighbour. The fence on the left of our garden belongs to … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt 18th February

Posts on this week’s topic may well give an insight to the ways people live, or how they perceive their homes as an extension of themselves perhaps. For today’s prompt, we are to take a photo of an area inside … Continue reading

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It’s at times like this that we miss the boat. On the marina, we didn’t have fence panels to worry about, grass to mow, or gutters to keep clean and clear. Hubby could simply stretch across the 3 feet five … Continue reading

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Vandalising Bastards

Hubby and I don’t have a lot. When we sold the boat and moved here, friends gave us an Ancient Mariner rose bush for the garden.   Photos: google image left in full glory, right our little bush pride of … Continue reading

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2017, the Highs and Lows

As 2017 draws to a close, on reflection I guess it was a good year, especially for my blog which has clocked up the best stats since I started in September 2013, more than 2½ my views for last year … Continue reading

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Crash Site to Guest Room

You may remember this from a few weeks ago: Whilst we were tinkering about getting the rest of the house uptogether, it became this until we moved the piano into the lounge having purchased a single bed frame for £20. … Continue reading

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Easy peasy

It promised to be a gloriously sunny day so we did the doggie washing in the morning and got it all out on the line to dry. We got back from our walk just before 1pm and had a little … Continue reading

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