Category Archives: Memories

Three Years On

Today is Winnie the Pooh Day. It is also the third anniversary of losing my Mum. She was 95. Hubby says he looks at me sometimes and sees my Mum. I know. I see her every time I look in … Continue reading

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A Christmas Eve Walk

With the weather being so horrible yesterday, and not much better today, we haven’t exactly been donning the coats and hats to go out for a walk. We have both commented that if Maggie was still with us, we would … Continue reading

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Dad’s Christmas: a reblog for 23rd December 2020

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
My father’s mother died when he was about 5, and he was actually brought up by his grandparents, uncles and aunts. He told us few things about his childhood, but I particularly remember this about Christmas.…

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Truthful Tuesday: December 22nd, 2020

Truthful Tuesday is hosted by Frank aka PCGuyIV. You can join in here The Question Gift giving doesn’t just happen at Christmas, but it is a rather key part of the whole Christmas celebration. Whether it was for Christmas, a … Continue reading

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Family Christmas: a reblog for 15th December 2020

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Growing up, I loved the idea of a family Christmas as depicted by The Waltons on TV. Grandpa (Zeb) and Grandma (Esther), Libby and John, John Boy, Jason, Ben, Jim Bob, Mary-Ellen, Erin, and Elizabeth all…

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A title escapes me

I started this post about four hours ago, forgot to give it a title, and have now forgotten what I was going to write about! I’ve prepared my responses to Frank’s Fibbing Friday, but like to do something in between … Continue reading

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Tuesday Photo Challenge – Tranquil: a reblog for 4th December 2020

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Frank’s theme this week is Tranquil https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/43011194/posts/2088789113 What better sense of tranquility than our days on the boat, puttering upriver on a gloriously sunny day, mooring overnight in peaceful surroundings with the only noise being birdsong…

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A post about Kizzy

I’ve mentioned Kizzy several times before, but don’t think I’ve actually done a post on her. Partner and I had just lost his GSD (though she took a shine to me and I loved her to bits) and Toad (see … Continue reading

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Memories of Christmas Past

The jingly music is already in the shops and although we have no TV, the news channels Hubby tunes into are running the Christmas ads. So much is ‘in yer face’ it makes some of us wish for hibernation. Don’t … Continue reading

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Rubbish and treasure

They say that someone’s rubbish is someone else’s treasure, which is probably why we enjoyed browsing at car boot sales so much.We’ve never had a lot of spare money, and when we first got together, we were skint.I owed over … Continue reading

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