Category Archives: Opinions

A couple of headline snippets

As everyone in the UK is aware, trying to obtain practical PPE is difficult here. Hubby prefers FFP3 /P98 masks as it provides 98% protection against contagions, but has been unable to get any for months. The one-use disposable items … Continue reading

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Take Seven 6th November

It’s Friday! Welcome to my Take Seven compilation which incorporates all 21 words (or derivatives) from the Three Things Challenge for the past week. You are most welcome to join in using as many or all of the words too. … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver – #300 – Bubbles – November 5th.

I used to love bubbles as a kid. Every Christmas we would have one of those little cylinders with the ring cap that you blew your bubble through, or waved it through the air and it would leave a trail … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights: #51 etiquette

Dr Tanya of Salted Caramel is hosting the Blogging Insights series. You can find out more and respond to the questions by clicking here This week, Dr Tanya says: A couple of weeks ago, for Blogging Insights # 49, I … Continue reading

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A Monday Peeve for 19th October

The Monday Peeve is Paula’s baby, You can check out this week’s here Hubby and I have been using the telephone banking service for our bank for years. It works, is simple to use, we can check balances pay any … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday: September 29th, 2020

It’s Tuesday and time for Frank’s Truthful Tuesday post. You can find out more here This week’s question: What are your thoughts on trick-or-treating this year? Should Halloween be “canceled”, or should it be allowed to go on as normal. … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights # 46 — The Value of Comments

Dr Tanya is asking if comments add to the value of a post. She says: The comments feature is one of my favourite aspects of blogging. I love interacting with readers and writers. Being only human, I have at times … Continue reading

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I hear the sound………….

of distant Karaoke. And it was BAD!!! Sitting out on the drive this afternoon chatting to my neighbour so that we could still socialise although Hubby is in isolation (he stayed indoors), we could hear loud music and wondered if … Continue reading

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Finally a bit of realism

Someone has been listening to public opinion, and finally they have cast a believable actor as Lee Child’s Jack Reacher  (source  and  source ) Six feet two (or is it four depending where you read) and two hundred and twenty … Continue reading

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Today is Friday 28th August

I scheduled the Fibbing Friday,  3TC and Take Seven for first thing this morning and find myself wondering if they will be the last if/when the new block editor is thrust upon us. Hubby and I have spent the majority … Continue reading

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