Category Archives: miscellaneous

I am getting SOOOOO angry!

I gave her the benefit of the doubt in the beginning. Felt sorry for her even with the tabloid interviews with the family from hell. But I am sick and tired of seeing her name in the headlines as she … Continue reading

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Went the day well? That would be a No then

The space awaits. Hubby is far from happy, and I’m speechless. The local timber merchants are clearing a space for display models of a variety of sheds. The problem is, no-one can have one for at least 9 weeks. When … Continue reading

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Grassy memories

The council guys have been in our road cutting the grass today.  One had a sit on mower and was content to cut the pavement before he realised what the grinding noise was, and two had strimmers merrily strimming around … Continue reading

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Dinner and more cards

I had an early start to the day so got in a couple of posts before lunch. We had a lazy dinner today with leftover veg aka tatty cake, baked beans, and spam. Surprisingly, that wasn’t a ‘bad’ meal, as … Continue reading

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We went Shopping Today

The plan was to get into town early before the rush, so we left home at 7.45, stopping off for a potty break for Maggie. We arrived at our first shop at 8.20. Plenty of places to park, no queues … Continue reading

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Card Making Session 20 June

After toying with the idea for well over a week, I decided to get the kit out and make some cards today. To be honest, my box isn’t exactly brimming with imagination, though I do have some put togethers and … Continue reading

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Just 5 a day

I got lazy and didn’t do them, then paid for it. I’m talking about my exercises, the ones I had to do after my surgery. The booklet doesn’t say how long you have to do them for, so I thought … Continue reading

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Only a rose

Roses are amongst my favourite flowers, so I am glad we have three bushes here. The red In Loving Memory has three buds on it, one of which is finally starting to show some interest in making an appearance. This … Continue reading

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Tight fisted

It’s started, the pull back. Well, our caring government have to recover ‘their generosity’ somehow, and how’s that? Higher taxes, austerity measures, pension and wage freezes, and no doubt more red tape and hoops as they claw back funds from … Continue reading

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Shifting Sand

A couple of years ago the council paid a small fortune in having the beach re-sanded by a Dutch company which was actually fascinating to watch. You can read about it here and there are loads of photos A … Continue reading

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