Category Archives: Just a thought

Friday Faithfuls :13th January

Jim Adams is our host and this is his question this week For Friday Faithfuls this week I would like to know how prepared you are for the end. I realize that this is a morbid post and if you … Continue reading

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Words that bite………..

There are a couple of thoughts that have been bouncing around in my head lately: Be careful, what you say might come back to bite you and Many a truth said in jest. With Christmas now behind us, it’s time … Continue reading

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I name this boat……………….

A comment on this post started a thought process and as promised, here is the story. Our boat was a Sea Otter, one of the last to be commissioned in fact, and as such, we had a cassette loo rather … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights NF # 65 — Holidays for writers/bloggers?

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insight series. You can find out more and join in here “A writer never has a vacation. For a writer life consists of either writing or thinking about writing. “ Interesting quote … Continue reading

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Hello? Is anyone there?

My stats started to rocket this afternoon and I noticed that one Caissa Mae Ramirez Yapchiongco was liking an awful lot of my stuff (to the extent of 32 likes) so I thought I’d check them out. This is … Continue reading

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Saturday Swapit #50

It’s Saturday and the Swapits are drawing to a close. DISCLAIMER: I am not, nor do I claim to be, a professional dietician, nutritionist or diet programme consultant. I rejoined SW in May 2019, achieved my target in August that … Continue reading

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The dehumidifier hack Part 2

A few days ago, I wrote this post about using a dehumidifier to help dry our laundry indoors. Readers may also be interested in this article (source) about them today. I can now follow up with some costing figures if … Continue reading

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Just curious : Moon shots

I have taken a lot of pictures of the moon with my new camera. I am not particularly knowledgeable about the planets and night sky, though I can find Orion’s Belt, Cassiopeia, the North Star and The Big Dipper on … Continue reading

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Frenemy at the Gate

When someone tells you they have cancer, you feel sorry for them and offer your support. Someone tells you they have Covid and it’s a different kettle of fish altogether. You get a rush of emotions as the bottom falls … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights NF # 63 — Reaching out

Dr Tanya is our host for the blogging insights series. You can join in here TODAY’S QUOTE ” What I’m really concerned about is reaching one person.” — Jorge Luis Borges I suppose when we write, be it a blogging … Continue reading

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