Category Archives: Opinions

Cheeper to keep chickens?

When we lived in the cottage, we were given five ex-battery hens and a henhouse as a house warming gift. After a while, we wondered if it was a practical joke as apart from the benefit of eggs, the chickens … Continue reading

Posted in current events, food, Just a thought, Memories, money matters, My life, observations, Opinions, shopping | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Blogging Insights NF # 56

Dr Tanya is our host and you can join in here ” Successful blogging is not about one time hits. It’s about building a loyal following over time. ” — David Aston I can agree with this to some extent, … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Just a thought, Opinions, Personal Thoughts | Tagged | 11 Comments

Sunday Poser # 100

Sadje makes her century today with her 100th Sunday Poser. Her questions this week are: When you see someone in misery do you avoid thinking about it or do you do something about it? Do you give money or food … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Opinions | Tagged | 14 Comments

Today is Sunday 2nd October

Good job we had no dog class today as we all slept in. None of us had a good night, and Maya has been poorly today so we are making sure she has plenty of fresh water and if she … Continue reading

Posted in Opinions, Just a thought, diary, current events, today is.......... | Tagged , , | 11 Comments

Scam Alert: Government Grant

I received a text message yesterday from Gov-UK saying I was entitled to a £400 energy discount grant and to apply, go to a listed link. The majority of households in the UK are all entitled to this grant as … Continue reading

Posted in current events, Just a thought, miscellaneous, money matters, Opinions, Personal Thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

How to save £270

You need to read this first as this post is a product review. As I said in the above linked post, there was nothing wrong with the suck on Henry, but he was not picking up the dog hairs. Not … Continue reading

Posted in current events, observations, Opinions, review | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

Truthful Tuesday 6th September: my response

My question this week was How do you feel about ‘celebrities’ getting their fizogs in the press all the time, despite having said they want privacy then still crave for attention, can’t seem to make the headlines without getting their … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Opinions, Truthful Tuesday | Tagged , | 13 Comments

Blogging Insights NF # 53 — ‘Finger exercises’

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insights series. Find out more here TODAY’S QUOTE Sometimes I think of blogging as finger exercises for a violinist; sometimes I think of it as mulching a garden. It is incredibly useful … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Challenge, Opinions | Tagged , | 13 Comments

Sucking it Up.

You’d think it would be quite straightforward don’t you, going out and buying a vacuum cleaner. But No. When we were in the cottage, it was a standing joke that we had His and Hers hoovers. Hubby preferred the cylinder … Continue reading

Posted in current events, Just a thought, My life, Opinions, Personal Thoughts, shopping | Tagged , | 17 Comments

Blogging Insights NF # 52 — Reading

Dr Tanya is our host for Blogging Insights. Click here to join in TODAY’S QUOTE: “The first step in blogging is not writing them but reading them.“~Jeff Jarvis I agree with Dr T that the best school for blogging is … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Opinions | Tagged | 17 Comments