Category Archives: Opinions

Today is Saturday, April 24th

It is a grey, overcast day, but quite warm and due to be blisteringly hot later. That means we shall be inundated with visitors again, and our road will be used as an overflow car park by those who do … Continue reading

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Tradition, Honour and Respect

This Saturday is the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral. Because of Covid, it is going to be very different, and will be a sad day for our Queen, the royal family, and the country. I may be out of order here, … Continue reading

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Grockles go home!

They are everywhere like an irritating rash, popping up like zits and getting in yer face as well as in your way. We made the mistake of going shopping after we failed to get the paint we wanted for touching … Continue reading

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Book Review: Midnight Haiku

A Year in Contemplation: Midnight Haiku by Sue Vincent. ISBN 9781910478394 What can I say? I started and carried on until I’d finished. I have always enjoyed walks in the forest, along the beach, or through parks. We miss so … Continue reading

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11th March 2005

About this time sixteen years ago we were sorting out sleeping arrangements. I had a duvet and pillows on the floor in the lounge, Hubby had the bed. The nameless Puppy was tucked up in a drawer pilfered from the … Continue reading

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The Monday Peeve 8th March

Paula has this blog series called The Monday Peeve where we can vent, rant and rave about things that piss us off. Disclaimer: This is my opinion. I have not felt this much animosity or anger against anyone for decades, … Continue reading

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Monday Peeve 1st March

Paula is our host for the Monday Peeve, and although her post for today hasn’t gone live yet, I’ve got one today. A certain couple who are due to become parents for the second time are hogging the limelight AGAIN … Continue reading

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Notes from a Small Dog: Four Legs on Two: A Review

Notes from a Small Dog, Four Legs on Two. ISBN 9781910478271 This is my fourth Ani book by Sue Vincent, and definitely my favourite. A combination of verse and prose, it captures a dog’s eye view of food, cheese, balls, … Continue reading

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Film Review: Marauders

We started to watch this on the internet, but the sound track went out of sinc, and the actors got very twitchy. It appeared that random frames had been removed, perhaps to get round copyright regulations, but it was annoying … Continue reading

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Headline: Kids in Care

As many of my readers are aware, I was a foster parent for four years in the 1980s. It was one of the few good things to come out of my relationship during that time. When Hubby and I got … Continue reading

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