Category Archives: oh dear

A bit of self indulgence…………

There are times when I could (and do) swear and curse when things go wrong. Times when I want to throw my toys out of the pram, even throw myself on the floor and have a proper tantrum, or burst … Continue reading

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You couldn’t make this up……………………

It has been our nightmare, the phone call from the hospital to say Hubby’s Op has been cancelled. The phone rang this afternoon just before 1pm and I answered.  I recognised the number before she said who was calling and … Continue reading

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The Robin Hood Droop

As you know, Hubby and I have a dartboard up in the hall and I get thrashed more often than not. I miss my Tuesday night games, but it is unclear if the league will resume this year. A lot … Continue reading

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I am getting SOOOOO angry!

I gave her the benefit of the doubt in the beginning. Felt sorry for her even with the tabloid interviews with the family from hell. But I am sick and tired of seeing her name in the headlines as she … Continue reading

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It ain’t ‘arf ‘ot

Had a bit of a disaster in the meal department today, and hope it was me and not my cooker. This was Hubby’s dinner today. Looks nice doesn’t it. Fish, wedges, green beans, carrots and broccoli, all done the way … Continue reading

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All Challenges!

I’ve done six posts today and they are all challenges. My reader is going nuts and I have just had it flash up that I have 40 + new posts come in to read! That has to be a mistake! … Continue reading

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Looks like being a perfect day……….. so what happened?

The day started off brilliantly. Hubby had a good night’s sleep, his blood pressure has settled down, and he was experiencing no reflux. In my corner, I’d slept pretty OK (after about 1.30 am), the dog had performed in the … Continue reading

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Pops and Bangs already

There’s been some scrambling on the beach today, which is the start of the winter sport programme that takes place on the last Sunday in the month. It’s always well attended, and the beach cafes are flat-out providing breakfasts, lunches, … Continue reading

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Headline : Bride cancels her wedding after guests refuse to pay for it

WTF? I really saw red at this!!!! https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/weddings/106616470/bride-cancels-her-wedding-after-guests-refuse-to-pay-for-it A couple of years after I first married (1977), a work colleague showed me his wedding list. Washing machine, cooker, tumble dryer, fridge freezer, lawn mower, colour TV, video player, to name … Continue reading

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Day of rest? Fat chance

Hubby and I both woke up feeling rested and quite chipper having had a pretty good night’s sleep, the first for months. After our showers, our good spirits all went down the plughole, just like the water, and we hadn’t … Continue reading

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