Category Archives: Maggie

So close, but not this time……

The search for a new dog continues, and I found myself remembering that it was over two years before my Dad found a pup for my Mum. He was a tri-colour rough collie, and lived to be fifteen. This was … Continue reading

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Opposing Forces – Saturday Mix, 25 September 2021

Sarah over at Weejars is our host for The Saturday Mix challenge. You can find out more and join in here This week we are dipping our toes into the pool of OPPOSITES. Our challenge is all about “opposing forces” … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – The Pets In My Life

Lauren is our host for this week’s TBT/I remember when You can find out more here Today’s subject: The Pets in My life Ask most psychologists why pets are good for kids, and they’ll probably tell you it is because … Continue reading

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Love Story: a reblog for Flashback Friday

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
I’d like to tell you this short story of unrequited love. Maggie’s family had adopted her when she was very young, and although she had been disciplined in the early days, it had been well worth…

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Tale Weaver 02.09.21 – Sound of Silence

Stephanie’s Tale Weaver challenge today is about losing one of our senses. She says Have you ever wondered what it would be like to lose one of your senses? Or have you even experienced it? Today I invite you to … Continue reading

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Just a quickie for 27th August

Fandango’s one word challenge today is Magnet. Forgive me but how could I not write about our baby? This was Maggie the day we brought her home on March 11th 2005. We took her to the vet the following day … Continue reading

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Today is Saturday 14th August

It is a cool and refreshing day here on the East coast. After a later breakfast because I slept in until 8 o’clock, we went for a walk. We try to socially distance and avoid people we don’t know, always … Continue reading

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A Trip Down Memory Lane

After lunch, Hubby fancied a field trip out to the woods where we used to take Maggie every day, sometimes twice, when we lived in the cottage. It’s about 20 miles away and although the weather was a little uncertain, … Continue reading

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A Wee post for SoCS

Linda Hill is our host for the Stream of Consciousness Saturday. Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “wee.” Use the word “wee” or find a word that contains it and use it in your post. Have fun! … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Rainbow

Rainbows are quite common here as regular readers will know. Usually the arc spans the road opposite, and if we’re lucky, we get doubles. They are always a source of magic, wonder and pleasure for me. Rainbow July 2018. Barely … Continue reading

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