Category Archives: Opinions

Don’t be caught by this Easter Bunny

Hubby and I have found the perfect ‘diet’ chocolate. We were in a shop yesterday looking for dog food amongst other things, and came out with some seedling trays for our beans and tomatoes, said dog food, some bin liners, … Continue reading

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The Cost of The Beast from the East on your shop

Our supermarket deliveries are more or less back to normal and as expected, additional costs have been incurred due to the recent bad weather. According to the ONS (source) inflation in the UK for January stood at 2.17%. Looking at … Continue reading

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Finally finished it!

You may remember this and my post The Thames Towpath following on from a Just Jot Jan post on January 13th. I finally finished this book last night, and to be honest found it hard going. Not because of the content … Continue reading

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Headline comment

There are times when I am sickened by the reaction of others, and this morning when checking my email this headline came up: Angry ‘move your van’ note left on ambulance in Staffordshire source (yahoo) The individual concerned is an … Continue reading

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RadioTopic: Zero Tolerance

The subject today is speeding on our roads, and the wish to introduce zero tolerance, so that even if you only go one mile above the limit, you will be fined. I saw a sign similar to this in NZ, … Continue reading

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More than a Jot!

Warning: This was originally an idea for the Just Jot Jan challenge, but as it’s not actually a jot,  grab a coffee and biscuits and I’ll work on something else for tomorrow. Hubby and I were listening to the debate … Continue reading

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Rant: 26th January

This country sucks. It bleeds us dry as we live and when we die, it bleeds us some more. Mum had been prudent in already paying for her funeral and selected the service and hymns she wanted. That side of … Continue reading

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