Category Archives: My life

Saturday Mix – Opposing Forces, 21 November 2020

Sarah is our host for the Saturday Mix challenge. “Welcome to the Saturday Mix, 21 November 2020! This week we are dipping our toes into the pool of OPPOSITES. Our challenge is all about “opposing forces” and the use of … Continue reading

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Getting grilled: a reblog for October 30th 2020

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
30th October. We intended to get on the road before nine, but as things went, we were pulling out of the car park just after 8 having been up since 6.30. It had been raining nearly…

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A good day

Today has been one of the better days we’ve had for a considerable while, and I’ve come to bed feeling more relaxed than in recent weeks. The dog has been good for us, weeing or pooing on all of our … Continue reading

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Missing People

One of my regular readers posted a comment yesterday and mentioned how my blog has changed as I post more about activities now than people. I hadn’t really thought about it, but she’s right. Before Covid, my posts would be … Continue reading

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Take Seven : 25th September

It’s Friday! Welcome to my Take Seven compilation which incorporates all 21 words (or derivatives) from the Three Things Challenge for the past week. You are most welcome to join in using as many or all of the words too. … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday: September 8th, 2020

Frank’s (aka PCGuyIV) question today is Why did you start blogging, and is your reason for blogging still the same as when you started, or has it changed? I’ve always loved to write and usually this was restricted to page … Continue reading

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We’ve got a date!

Finally after waiting almost three years, Hubby has a date for his op. Two years ago he went for an assessment following a wait of months for his reflux problems. We heard nothing, and letters to the consultant’s secretary went … Continue reading

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What Are You Truly Good At?

Dear Rory aka A Guy Called Bloke is asking. I am a people person and a good listener. Hubby says it’s amazing how people, even strangers, open up to me. I would also say my music. I’m not bad on … Continue reading

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First Love

Ouch, it hurt, because the opposition kicked me. I was about 5. In the real love stakes, I was a late starter and always seemed to pick the wrong guy. My first ‘real thing’ was very one sided though, and … Continue reading

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X-ray results

The doc called just after 9.15 this morning. We hoped she’d call early so that we could get on with the day, especially the way things had turned out in the garden. I promised Bro I’d let him know which … Continue reading

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