Category Archives: weather

The Heat’s getting to us all

It’s uncomfortable in bed. The pillows are too hot, the sheet is crumpled with my constant tossing and turning, and the dog wants to go out. I donned my shoes but forgot my glasses and walked her over the road, … Continue reading

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Hot Dogs

No-one in their right mind would leave a dog in a car in this horrendous heat, yet people still do so and the RSPCA can be called to vehicles to retrieve animals in distress. I remember fatalities at a car … Continue reading

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Argh! Put them away!!

It’s going to be another hot sweltering day, and you’d think that doing an impression of a walking sauna would shed pounds off me. Nope. Unfriendly scales this morning despite the speedy melon, raspberries, strawberries, nectarines, fresh apricots, peaches, salads, … Continue reading

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Every Witch Way

I’m melting! It’s hot again today, and Hubby’s got the thermometer out of the fridge to see just how hot it is indoors. It’s gone off the scale. I dread to think how hot it is inside the boat. Last … Continue reading

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It ain’t ‘arf ‘ot

Temperatures are soaring here in the UK. Three adults and one furball are finding it tough, and last night was the worst. It’s bad enough having my hot flushes, whatever time of the day, but when one is permanently boiling … Continue reading

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One might say it’s a little wet here

The day has dawned drenched in rain, such a contrast to yesterday! Maggie and I slept in until 7.35, but then she wanted to go out and having had her jabs yesterday, we weren’t taking any chances just in case … Continue reading

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Doris is a Bitch!

It had to happen. I’ve just clicked on to the news to see how Doris is progressing and the headline read 100mph gusts on Doris Day. Now I love Doris Day movies. I grew up with Calamity Jane, Pillow Talk, … Continue reading

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