Category Archives: Personal Thoughts

First and last thousand

Reading in the media yesterday about the Government’s Benefit Helpline being closed over the Christmas holidays just when claimants will need it most with changes coming into force this week, made me think about money, past and present. When I … Continue reading

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Unlikely conversations : spin off

My Tale Weaver post was based, albeit loosely, on Maggie. When we first moved to Lincolnshire in 2007, we started walking in country lanes, and she became known as the black and white dog that didn’t enter fields or chase … Continue reading

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Safe Haven

My Mum is in safe hands as it has been decided she will stay in the Care Home permanently. Sis sent me a text on Tuesday. I am glad and I am relieved. Although the text said to ‘let you … Continue reading

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Last Words

I haven’t done a Walk Thoughts post for a while, but at the moment I’m not walking as much as I did because of Maggie’s injury. So I’m cheating a bit and having a ‘Sitting Down’ thought instead, though actually … Continue reading

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Old favourites

Going through my blog photos looking for something in particular, I came across this and still find it funny. Here’s another one that also amused me at the time That’s me and Sis by the way. Never really seen eye … Continue reading

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Familiar, or familiarity?

One of the radio topics today is allegations of unacceptable behaviour and sexual misconduct amongst celebrities and politicians. It is a difficult subject, one which happens in all walks of life, and is not to be made light of or … Continue reading

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Our Guiding Light

Many of my readers know that although we are not religious, we often visited The Abbey to light candles for our Dads. There didn’t need to be a special occasion, but over the years it has become a kind of … Continue reading

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