Category Archives: Memories

Childhood Memory

I saw a CCTV clip yesterday where a male pushed an elderly woman in Manhattan (she was apparently 92) causing her to fall and hit her head on a fire hydrant. This was totally unprovoked, cruel, vindictive and spiteful, and … Continue reading

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Elderflowers and wine

You may remember these pictures from last year Well the tree is in flower now and everything is white. Sadly my phone took lousy pictures My Dad made wine. It was lovely stuff, and in later years more like rocket … Continue reading

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Surprise visitor in our road

We have a couple of black cats roaming the streets and I’ve mentioned before that it’s not unusual to see foxes running up and down our road. I’ve also said that we have seen badgers here too. The ducks were … Continue reading

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Boring Sandwiches

In 1970, I took a packed lunch to school after the dinner served was egg yolks, mashed potatoes and salad, with dessert being whisked egg whites dotted with chopped glace cherries. We weren’t rich, but didn’t qualify for free school … Continue reading

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Even Technology can’t cope

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Anyone who drives a motor vehicle will be aware of the price of fuel to put in it. Price wars between supermarkets are common place, and sometimes you have to weigh up the cost of your…

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Happy birthday Mum 2020

My Mum would have been 98 today. She would have loved to see the ducklings and goslings here. Photos taken February 2017 I remember the year Mum came up for a holiday when we were in the cottage and stayed … Continue reading

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May Musings

May is a busy month for us, or rather me as there is quite a lot going on. Other Brother’s wedding anniversary is on the 8th, ours is the 10th, my birthday the 12th, and Mum’s on the 22nd. Today … Continue reading

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Someone’s else’s idea………….

A week or so ago I did a post on my card making and a reader mentioned sending a little package of cards to my aunt who had been unable to get out to purchase Easter cards. I’ve had a … Continue reading

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Song Lyric Sunday 19th April

Our theme this week:  Home Town or City where you were born, or where lived in, or some place that you relate to. https://jimadamsauthordotcom.wordpress.com/2020/04/18/familiar-place/#like-7203 Now this is a toughie for me, because as far as I know there are no … Continue reading

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Bells: ring out the Blue

For visually challenged writers, the image shows a beechwood carpeted by bluebells. I can see her now, treading gently through the glade, surrounded by bluebells as if she was floating on a blue sea. Her eyes reflect the wonder and … Continue reading

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