Category Archives: Just a thought

Flight of the Fairies

Do you believe in Fairies? At the moment they’re everywhere, twisting and turning in the breeze, thousands of them.   I always called them fairies, and would handle them gently as if they were made of the finest glass. As … Continue reading

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The dog smells better…………..

You may recall this post a little while ago and the follow up here One thing about having a dog is that the house can smell….. well……. doggish. I suppose we are immune to the whiff, but sometimes it catches … Continue reading

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5 Things 28th July

Dr Tanya over at Salted Caramel is our host for this series. The 5 Things tag keeps surfacing on WordPress. I am not sure who first thought of it but I have always found it fun to do. I … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge #10: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
So now it’s time for the tenth weekly Fandango’s Flash Fiction Challenge. The image below is from Mrs-White at They walked together hand in hand, Each glad to have found the other. No words were…

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I can’t get my head round this

Anyone familiar with my blog will know how lucky I am to have Hubby in my life. We are devoted to each other, try not to take each other for granted, and worry about each other. We’ve had our share … Continue reading

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Warning, warning, warning

We have just checked the temperature inside the car. Our alarm clock which has the temperature on it could not cope and that goes up to a maximum of 88º C which is a whopping 190.4 F. OK, the windows … Continue reading

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The Green Shoes

They were very smart green suede shoes with a modest heel and looked comfortable. They have been following me. It started in the car park when a lady walked past me to get a trolley. I was fumbling around for … Continue reading

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A Budget Post (non governmental)

Warning: Long Post: get yourself a cuppa and some biscuits. Coronavirus: Poorest forced to borrow more to get through crisis The above headline caught my eye this morning (link) and although it doesn’t actually say how many people were included in … Continue reading

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A Thankless Post: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
She sat in her usual position, third from the right by the door. In the draught, as usual. The heater under her seat didn’t work. As usual. Beep. Beep. Another day, another buck. Reaching to her…

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On this Father’s Day: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
It’s been a funny sort of day today, starting off with glorious sunshine and now we have a spattering of rain. Earlier we did a little bit of shopping and tried to get into the Abbey…

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