Category Archives: observations

It’s official: prices are going up

Following on from my post a couple of days ago about rising prices I was reading this article this morning (source) which added fuel to my argument (not that anything will change, but hey). This is my amended calculations with the … Continue reading

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It’s not just prices that are rising

So is our anger. Yet there is nothing we can do except what everyone else is, and manage the best we can. Being on a limited and fixed income has been our way of life for years. Neither of us … Continue reading

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Weekend Sky 4th June

The last Weekend Sky post I did for Hammad’s challenge was here What a contrast this was then around the same time on June 1st from the same spot!  

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So out of touch…….

Prices are rocketing across the board and it is hard to find bargains as families feel the squeeze on already overstretched budgets. Energy, fuel, taxation and high inflation is biting hard and some A**hole in government said that people should … Continue reading

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Changes are afoot………. or ahead

I’ve noticed for quite a while that some challenges are disappearing, for example Tale Weaver, First Line Friday, Six Word Story Prompt, Monday’s Wordle, and Sunday Photo Prompt to name just a few. I miss them, but not volunteering to … Continue reading

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Got a bone to pick with you!

Here’s a story in pictures What’s this? Smells nice. Is it really for me? Is it dead? Tastes good! There are two sides…….. crunchy and juicy. Oh yeah………………. Think I need to lie down for this, it’s hard work, but … Continue reading

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For visually challenged writers, the image shows a sign in the foreground with the words ‘Den Building’ on it. In the background is a den made of leaves and branches. Above photo K L Caley The forest has loads of … Continue reading

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Still here………..

We still have internet service so I’m making the most of it. Having got up relatively early (for me at 6.30) I had breakfast, then took Maya for a walk. We met up with two other dog owners and she … Continue reading

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Observations on 3TC

There are a lot of people who set word challenges, myself included. The Three Things Challenge is a daily word prompt, and I schedule several at a time in case there is a problem with our internet connection or we’re … Continue reading

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Today is Wednesday 30th March

It’s a miserable day here, so there will be no grass cutting done as hoped. It’s been a mixed bag of a day so far, but the good news is that our friend had a good night and feels fine … Continue reading

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