Category Archives: Opinions

Passing the Buck

This is a bit of a rant, but I need to get it off my chest. We found out today that a neighbour was taken into hospital yesterday afternoon, but it is unclear exactly why as she is a heavy … Continue reading

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5 Things Tuesday (on Wednesday): Feelings

Dr Tanya is our host for the 5 Things series and this week her question is 5 ThingsTuesday: Feelings / Emotions you felt most often during the Pandemic The Covid 19 Pandemic is far from over. It has been around … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights – New Format # 11

Dr Tanya is our hostess for the revamped Blogging Insights. Check it out here Who do you write for? Yourself, your readers, or posterity? Dr T’s quote today is from Margaret Atwood: My blog is a mish-mash of different things, … Continue reading

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It’s almost October

It’s the last Friday of the month, and next week sees the first of October. October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and I cannot stress enough how important it is for any lump found in the breast to be investigated. … Continue reading

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There is officially less of me!

We have been out for the majority of the day and having checked our route before leaving home, Hubby discovered four sets of roadworks in areas we could not avoid, so we left earlier than we had intended. Although we … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights — New Format # 9

Dr Tanya over at Salted Caramel is our hostess for the Blogging Insights Series. This week: “Writing did not save my life, but it has continued to do what it always has done. It makes my life a brighter and … Continue reading

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When we die…………….

Rory aka aguycalledbloke has thrown this at us this week How important to you is the prayer and pomp of a funeral? When my Dad died in 1996, nobody was prepared for it, so it was very much a family … Continue reading

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Spam bots

The last couple of days have seen the same message dumped in my spam folder, and today an extension of it also hit my trash box. The post they all link to is a Write Photo challenge from a few … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights — New Format # 6

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insights revamp. You can join in here Today’s quote: I guess this is true, though the tone of voice doesn’t make its way to paper. Do we rely on punctuation to get … Continue reading

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And this is how it should be done…………….

Hubby had a blood test on Monday and intended to ring for the results today. The best time at the old surgery was after 10.30 when someone may, or often may not, pick up the phone to eventually connect you … Continue reading

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