Category Archives: people

Carnival 2022

Carnival Day today so we legged it up the road to see the parade. Maya was not bad at all with the crowds, noise and other dogs, though she got a little bemused by the lobster. The walk there and … Continue reading

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Wish they’d updated their website!!!

As we were sitting in the lounge after lunch, we heard a rather meaty engine in the skies and looked at our watches. Only 1.30, so not the Dakota, but we went outside when we realised it was the Hurricane … Continue reading

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People Watching with a twist: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
Just a few days ago, we noticed our neighbours 2 boats down walking along the pontoon laden down with clothes fresh from the cleaners. We are not nosy people and respect our fellow boaters’ privacy, but…

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Sunday Poser # 55

Sadje is our hostess for the Sunday Posers. You can find out more and join in here I am grateful for a lot of things, but right at this very moment I am grateful to the guy sitting opposite me … Continue reading

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Today is Saturday 14th August

It is a cool and refreshing day here on the East coast. After a later breakfast because I slept in until 8 o’clock, we went for a walk. We try to socially distance and avoid people we don’t know, always … 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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Losing One’s Way: a reblog

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
When you lose a parent or partner, their loss is felt more than just on a personal level. Like a web, they are the common thread holding things together. Take that thread away, then the structure…

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For Sue

Like so many, I am saddened to learn that our friend and WP colleague has passed away. Though we all knew it was inevitable, it still comes as a heavy blow. We never met, other than the comments sections on … 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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People watching 27th January

This is something I haven’t done for a while as to be honest, we’ve been too intent doing what has to be done and getting back to base as soon as possible. I used to enjoy people watching as we’d … Continue reading

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