Category Archives: numbers

3TC 2021 summary

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE! Image The first 3TC of 2022 will be posted later today, but is anyone interested in the numbers for 2021? With 365 posts set for the challenge, including 2 landmarks of in January and in … Continue reading

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Shopping on a budget

Hubby picked up on a headline today about a savvy mum spending £10 on food for the week in comparison to the government’s ‘£30 food parcel’ which probably only cost just over a fiver. I couldn’t find that one, but … Continue reading

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No, I am not playing golf, but would happily smack our leaders over the head with a wood or an iron, and use their teeth as a tee, their faces still attached. Our wondrous government has seen fit (WTF) to … Continue reading

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I have a question

This might be considered a provocative question, but it’s been triggered by a comment I made on another blog and I’ve been thinking about it all afternoon. You can laugh if you like (I don’t mind), but with the shortage … Continue reading

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Almost, but not quite

Hubby and I have just had a few games of darts, and I was not doing very well. The Summer League has ended now bar Finals Night (we have two couples in) and Presentation Night. This week we played our … Continue reading

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Utility Bill on the Up

At the moment, we are on a fixed rate tariff with our energy supplier which is working out exceedingly well and we are bang on budget. This is due to expire at the end of October and unless we arrange … Continue reading

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‘Tis grand to hit two grand

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Reading, Learning and Adapting

I read a post from Fandango this morning which drew out the number cruncher in me and got my mind thinking. I’m a windbag, gasbag, chatterbox, aka I talk a lot. Or at least I used to. At school, I … Continue reading

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On the Twelfth Day of Christmas

Here we have the drum roll of all drum rolls as our True Love gives her the whole whammy of 78 gifts today. Yes, yes, I know the song goes “On the ‘Whatever’ Day of Christmas my true love gave … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Will

I was not a Shakespeare fan, though we had to do A Midsummer Night’s Dream for ‘O’ level which I cocked up and wrote about Romeo and Juliet instead having seen both plays at the Pavillion in Bournemouth before the … Continue reading

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