Category Archives: Just a thought

Chinese Chicken, all fall down

We had a chinese last night as we were late getting back to the B&B. Usual stuff, sweet and sour chicken balls in batter and boiled rice. We ate it in the car having asked for two containers as I … Continue reading

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A property called Deja Vu

I’d like to take you back three years to our nightmare house sale prior to us buying the boat. These posts will probably cover the final gist of our tale: Full circle , C Day and Adrenalin rush or what. … Continue reading

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Consumer Day

Today’s TV observation is shopping, and are multi pack purchases truly money savers? The shopper was a busy mum of 5, who admitted that she opted for multi packs for convenience, not just being in one pack instead of individuals, … Continue reading

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They don’t make ’em like they used to

Interesting conversations today about bed linens, duvet covers, blankets, and cushions. MSM has been sorting out her cupboards and has found several things in the bedding line that she has offered to us. One is a single satin burgundy duvet … Continue reading

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Food takes a back seat.

It’s 5.45 pm and I’m hungry. That may not be much of a surprise considering it is time for our evening meal after all. However, as more often than not lately, I have realised that apart from breakfast (speedy melon) … Continue reading

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TV reality shows

I am not really a fan of TV (the adverts get in the way of the programmes and nine times out of ten should I be actually watching something, Hubby either changes the channel or switches it off), but this … Continue reading

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Even the internet is confused

Just a little light relief in our search: There are three of us looking, each in our own little way, but our general parameters are the same: Detached Bungalow Garden Car Parking 2 bedrooms So imagine our surprise when MSM … Continue reading

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