Category Archives: My life

Throwback Thursday #20 – Decorating Your Space

Lauren is our hostess for the first TBT of 2022. You can join in here This week’s prompt is: Decorating Your Space Lauren asks us to think back to the time you were deciding on what your environment should look … Continue reading

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Our walk in the woods : 2nd January

The car park today was packed, and I mean PACKED. In all the years we have been to the woods, we have never known it to be as busy as it was today. I was turning the car round to … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different…………

I’m talking about shampoo. Gone are the days of dry, normal and greasy choices. Even the medicated stuff has strings attached. There is just so much on the market, when all I want to do is wash my hair and … Continue reading

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That Time of Year

I’ve been reminiscing about firms Christmas parties in a few comments today and it got me thinking. When I married my first husband, he was on the committee of his firm’s Sports and Social club. OMG. The first ‘do’ we … Continue reading

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Fostering: a reblog for Flashback Friday

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
I was in a supermarket the other day and within an inch of dumping my basket of four items and walking out as I tried in vain to get past those just browsing, trolleys blocking the…

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Hats off to you

Today has been a mixed bag of a day, starting with me getting up later than usual. Our neighbour had a problem with her gate and asked Hubby to come and help her close it. It needed a shave, so … Continue reading

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My train set

As a child, I always wanted a train set. Not one of those huge things that needed a room all to itself or tracks that ran parallel to the ceiling because there was nowhere else to put it, but a … Continue reading

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Today has been a good day

Hubby and I always close our days with thoughts on whether it has been a good day. Most are of the good variety, and we try not to dwell on the bad. We’ve had a few showers today, so the … Continue reading

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Do you have a Christmas Budget?

With December just around the corner, the media headlines are full of Christmas, from gifts to food to toys and budgets. Some families are no doubt anxious and worried about the holidays and seeing to it that their kids don’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Poser # 55

Sadje is our hostess for the Sunday Posers. You can find out more and join in here I am grateful for a lot of things, but right at this very moment I am grateful to the guy sitting opposite me … Continue reading

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