Tag Archives: a bit of humour


Roger Shipp is our host for the FFFtPP  photo prompt. Find out more here Look, it was there OK? Times have been hard and food scarce. I’m not much into vegetarianism, but needs must and beggars can’t be choosers. How … Continue reading

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Rory’s mad………. as a box of frogs

Rory’s back! I love his sense of humour so let’s tackle these questions and hopefully raise a few smiles. Where and what does the phrase ‘Mad as a box of frogs originate from and mean?’ At what age do you … Continue reading

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Such a sweet treat

OK, I admit it. I’ve succumbed and reached for the chocolate covered marzipan for a sweet treat. Sad news is that the bar is 175g not 125g as I thought, and each 25g attracts 5½ syns. However, to show willing … Continue reading

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What do you See? 15th March 2021

Sadje is our host for this weekly challenge. You can join in here Image credit; Sonny Mauricio For the visually challenged reader, this image shows a bald eagle sitting in the bare branches of a tree. It is looking down … Continue reading

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The Black Hole

Every home has one, you know, that place where you put/throw things and can never find them, or something falls and rolls and is gone forever. Be it a cupboard under the stairs, a corner in the attic, or in … Continue reading

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FOWC with Fandango — Balcony

“Romeo, Romeo, where for art thou Romeo?” Lots of one liners come flashing back from my school days such as ‘Down here love. Throw us the loo roll!’ which were nothing to do with Shakespeare! In the late 70s, some … Continue reading

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Election Fever

Hubby and I went to vote this morning. It’s the first time since we moved, and what a difference in reception. In Lincolnshire, we had a long walk to our polling station…………… next door to the village hall. Not exactly … Continue reading

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