Category Archives: humour

Colin’s Ode to his Bean

Reginald is getting 5 star treatment. Not only his own posts and photographs, but now poems! Thanks Colin: Reginald Bean My name is Reginald And I am a bean A runner you now Perhaps the fastest you’ve seen I was … Continue reading

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In my teenage years (yeah, a long time ago now) the rage was to buy a pair of jeans then get in the bath wearing them so that they’d shrink to fit your shape. I passed on that as I … Continue reading

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Hidden Talents

Following on from Michael’s comments in yesterday’s post, I replied this morning that he was one up on me in the nappy changing stakes, but I could rustle something up in the kitchen or get a tune out of a … Continue reading

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We’re in for a fun day…………

It’s raining and the guys have just got back from walking the dogs. Breakfast has been decided on poached eggs on toast, and the guys are doing it. The word play has been coming fast and furious: Eggstraordinary, eggstravagant, eggshausted, … Continue reading

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Tuna Rinse

Today has not been one of my best. It’s been raining since the early hours, though I suppose that’s better than The Beast of the East’s return, but it’s scuppered walks unless we want to get drenched. I decided to … Continue reading

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And whilst we’re on the subject of animals……….

Let’s take the p 1 5 5  out of hiss. Hubby and I were walking through the park yesterday afternoon and had to pass a few ducks and geese on the way back. As on the marina, Maggie doesn’t bother … Continue reading

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I’m sorry I bit you………..

No, this is not me apologising to my dentist in 2007, but a sorry tail tale related to me yesterday. MSM (Maggie’s Surrogate Mummy, who kindly put up with us whilst we were selling the boat and finding a new … Continue reading

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