Category Archives: My life

Spelling, a common sense story: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
This post is based on fact, but any names and addresses have been changed to protect the innocent (and stupid). We have all experienced the problem of having our names misspelt or misheard. In fact, one…

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Throwback Thursday – #40 – Birthday Blasts

Lauren is our hostess this week and her theme is Birthday Blasts. You can find out more here I’ve had some fantastic birthdays in the past so I’m going to use Lauren’s prompt questions to cover the bases!

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A Romp on the Beach

It was doggy class today and a bit of a disappointment. Our trainer has had people let him down this week and only one person turned up on Wednesday (should have been 4), 2 people for the 9am class this … Continue reading

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E.M.’s Sunday Ramble Prompt #24

Thanks Amy for picking up on my suggestion of memories for a ramble. Here are the questions: What is your first good memory from your childhood? (If this is a trigger question for you, tell me how your day is … Continue reading

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Weekend Sky : memories of the boat

Hammad Rais hosts the Weekend Sky photo shots. These pictures were taken when we were berthed at Pershore on the River Avon in July 2015. These below were taken in September the following year

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To read or not to read?

Maggie is setting the theme for this week’s Throwback Thursday. You can find out more here. This week’s prompt is: Reading Culture and Books Think about how your grandparents, parents, siblings and friends felt about reading. Then consider how this … Continue reading

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Grace and Beauty

KL’s photoprompt this week reminds me of our days on the boat and the swans that would come alongside us showing off their cygnets as they were growing up. Her picture below could well have been taken on one of … Continue reading

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Sunday Poser # 80

Sadje is our host for the Sunday Poser. You can join in here This week her question is; How truthful are you? Do you always tell the truth or can you tell a white lie to save the situation? As … Continue reading

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Sunday Poser # 79

This week Sadje asks Did you make a special effort to celebrate Mother’s Day with your mom? Did you take her out for a celebration meal or gave her gifts?

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The Friday Reminder and Prompt for #SoCS May 7, 2022

Linda Hill is our host and this week’s SoCS is “a phrase you grew up with.” Actually, I have a couple. The most common was probably comparisons to my sister and ‘When J was your age……….’ . It was never … Continue reading

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