Category Archives: Opinions

Wow! How professional………………..

We started the ball rolling on Monday. Yesterday I had a message requesting confirmation of email. Today we had text messages saying our flu jabs had been reserved and we would be contacted when they were released. Less than three … Continue reading

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Monday Peeve: 26th July

Paula’s Monday Peeve gives us the chance to whinge and rant about something that really pisses us off. Today we had a classic. I often moan about our doctors surgery here and how service and healthcare is seriously lacking, so … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday: July 20th, 2021

Frank is our host for Truthful Tuesday. You can check out his original post here The Question It has been theorized that we are actually living in a computer simulation, and that nothing we experience is real. This leads me … Continue reading

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Tuesday Rant

I wish I’d stayed in bed. This should have happened yesterday and I could have joined in with Paula’s Monday Peeve. Following Hubby’s trip to A&E over the weekend, he tried to ring the doctor’s surgery this morning, knowing our … Continue reading

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To Jab or not to Jab

Nip over to Fandango’s FPQ post for this week’s question and responses. COVID-19 cases are back on the rise in the U.S., with a disproportionate number new cases among unvaccinated people in Southern and Appalachian states, including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, … Continue reading

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Sunday Poser # 36

This week Sadje’s question deals with our self esteem: Do you appreciate yourself, your good qualities, your successes and your positive abilities? These are a bunch of questions rolled into one. But seriously, it amounts to the same thingIf you … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday: July 6th, 2021

Frank is our host for the Truthful Tuesday series. You can find out more here The Question How do you watch TV? Do you just watch whatever local channels your digital antenna can pick out of the air, or do … Continue reading

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Vanity and Ego: a reblog from 2016

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Interesting little article in the news today about one of our TV presenters. He has decided to ‘stand down’ after just one series of a once popular show as he doesn’t feel he fits the mould,…

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Book Review: The Liar’s Daughter

The Blurb: “There’s a monster in this family……. When Joe McKee dies, the whole of the Derry community is plunged into mourning, with friends and family left reeling at losing such a well-loved man to cancer. Joe’s daughter Ciara and … Continue reading

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Rambling thoughts on this one, an adjective used in a variety of ways. According to the Cambridge dictionary, terrible means very unpleasant or serious or of low quality. I suppose then it’s right to say kids go through the terrible … Continue reading

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