Category Archives: Personal Thoughts

Blogging Insights NF # 56

Dr Tanya is our host and you can join in here ” Successful blogging is not about one time hits. It’s about building a loyal following over time. ” — David Aston I can agree with this to some extent, … Continue reading

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Sketches to warm your heart

I had my pension newsletter the other day and this picture was in it. The narrative is part of Her Majesty’s Covid speech: ‘We will be with our friends again, we will be with our families again, we will meet … Continue reading

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30 Day Horror Movie Challenge Day One

Sandman is our host and I’m hoping to join in with this every day as I used to enjoy a good Horror flick. Day 1: First Horror Movie You Ever Saw. I would say this was one of the Hammer … Continue reading

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Scam Alert: Government Grant

I received a text message yesterday from Gov-UK saying I was entitled to a £400 energy discount grant and to apply, go to a listed link. The majority of households in the UK are all entitled to this grant as … Continue reading

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Truthful Tuesday: my thoughts 20th September

My question today was about tradition. The world watched our Queen’s funeral yesterday and throughout the country’s state of mourning, there have been some protests and comments against the monarchy. I am not asking my overseas readers how you feel … Continue reading

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Friday Faithfuls: Hosting a Challenge

Jim is our host for Friday Faithfuls and today says For the Friday Faithfuls challenge this week I would like to know your thoughts on blogging challenges, which ones you participate in, if you do like to get involved with … Continue reading

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Today’s relief

I had my annual mammogram last week, but in the morning when I had my shower, I thought I felt a lump. It is three years ago that I had my mastectomy, and three years before that that I had … Continue reading

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Sucking it Up.

You’d think it would be quite straightforward don’t you, going out and buying a vacuum cleaner. But No. When we were in the cottage, it was a standing joke that we had His and Hers hoovers. Hubby preferred the cylinder … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights NF # 51 — “Good value for money”

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insights series. Check it out here TODAY’S QUOTE; ” The first thing you learn when you’re blogging is that people are one click away from leaving you. So you’ve got to get … Continue reading

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To breed or not to breed

Several people have asked if we intend to breed from Maya and my reply is always that the jury’s out and it’s something we would not rush into. I have never had a bitch have puppies, so this would be … Continue reading

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