Category Archives: observations

Full of promise

Summer is on its way and our roses are budding up. The Ancient Mariner never fails us and was a house warming gift from some very dear friends from our boating days in 2017. I counted over 75 buds on … Continue reading

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Looking out my window……..

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
It was 8 pm, and I could not believe what I was seeing. I eventually got the camera and took these through the glass.   A female muntjac deer. My Mum would have been thrilled!!

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One Liner Wednesday 24th May

I haven’t done one of these for a while, but a recent headline stating that UK consumers will see a reduction in their Energy bills over the next few months made me laugh rather than just smile. Why? (and here’s … Continue reading

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Stand Off

On my walk with Maya this morning, things were going really well as they have been recently. We are using the haltie less and less and she has overcome the insecurity of not peeing or pooing outside of the garden … Continue reading

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Knitting Circle

Local knitting clubs are coming into their own again, and whilst I am not a member, I can appreciate the woolly efforts that are popping up atop post boxes in the area. We have had themes of Christmas, Easter and … Continue reading

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What have we done today?

The answer to that is actually not a lot, and yet here we are at nearly 8pm and I have just signed into my blog. The day started with a trip to the surgery, then into town for some ‘Maya … Continue reading

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I am wondering…………….

if people realise that many stores and supermarkets will be closed tomorrow. I remember several years ago the panic buying before Christmas because the supermarkets not only closed early on Christmas Eve but were also shut for TWO DAYS. It … Continue reading

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New products? Nah, higher prices

We went shopping today to beat the Easter rush and get in a few things. Maya has redeemed herself big time since the recent ‘beach episode’ and has been on her best behaviour. She was a hit in the pet … Continue reading

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Lucky? Depends where you’re standing

Christine of Stine Writing gave us this picture for her Simply 6 Minutes challenge this week. Various responses raised many smiles from this corner, and I thought I would share this observation from Monday…………….

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Spring Forward

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Spring is in the air. The clocks have gone forward for British Summer Time, which will unsettle the dog for a few weeks. We are seeing signs of Spring here. Yellow is the colour, not only…

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