Category Archives: Opinions

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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Blogging Insights #43 – Inspiring

Dr Tanya’s question today How do you think a blogger can inspire others in the blog-o-sphere? Inspiration comes in many guises, from word prompts, photoprompts, posts, questions and answer sessions, opinions, humour, health issues, support and general conduct. What makes … Continue reading

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WP: It ain’t broke, don’t fix it!

It probably won’t do any good whatsoever, but I am adding my five cents worth to the request NOT to install the new block editor on WordPress. I tried it and got in a mess, it is not easy to … Continue reading

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And we do it because????

When we knew we were going to downsize our property in 2013, I decided to sell my piano. It was the only thing we’d put into professional storage when we sold the previous bungalow in 2007 as everything else was … Continue reading

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Terminator: Dark Fate review

It arrived today and we watched it this evening. What can I say? Forget any thought of another John Connor story. He is bumped off at the beginning by a T101 when he is a teenager (neat bit of editing … Continue reading

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5 Things 28th July

Dr Tanya over at Salted Caramel is our host for this series. https://saltedcaramel670.wordpress.com/2020/07/28/5-qualities-you-admire-in-others/ The 5 Things tag keeps surfacing on WordPress. I am not sure who first thought of it but I have always found it fun to do. I … 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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