Tag Archives: day to day living

Today is Tuesday, 8th September

it’s the afternoon already, and dinner is cooking. I forgot to take something out of the freezer last night so Hubby is having fish and I’m having a tomato pasta. The cheese will count as my 2nd A option and … Continue reading

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Today is Sunday 10th May

It is positively tipping it down here in the UK! The wind has picked up, it’s cold and miserable, and the only good thing is we won’t have to worry about watering the garden! Hopefully the water butts will fill … Continue reading

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Today is Saturday, 9th May

We awoke this morning to hazy skies but once the sun came through, that was soon gone. Maggie got me up at 3.29 this morning, a bit later than usual as we had a longer final walk last night and … Continue reading

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Today is Friday, 8th May

Today marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Across the way the lilac bush is coming into its own and the smell is glorious. Local gardens are decorated with bunting and flags, and one even has the a model jeep … Continue reading

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Today is Tuesday 5th May

Good afternoon! I’m late accessing my blog as we decided on a field trip this morning. Hubby was given a rather posh mobile phone yesterday as a neighbour has upgraded hers. He hasn’t been happy with the one he has, … Continue reading

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Today is Monday, 20th April

The sun is shining, and the tomatoes finally want a share! I’ve got four little shoots coming up on the window sill. Hurrah!! Not much on the agenda though I might make some letter cards to send off this week. … Continue reading

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A bit of a funny day

It’s been one of those days………… you know when you’re absolutely shattered but haven’t actually done anything. I was awake just after 6 am as Maggie wanted to go out, but Hubby was already awake and let her out into … Continue reading

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MOT, Surgery and shopping

Hubby had a medical MOT today and while he signed himself in, I went to the pharmacy to collect a prescription for him. In the surgery waiting area, he was seated next to two old ladies on his right and … Continue reading

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Meter Fail

Well the smart meter ain’t so smart as I can’t view the readings on the gas meter. The little red button doesn’t bring up the display so I’ve reported it and we will have to have a replacement meter. The … Continue reading

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Back to Office work

No, I haven’t had to get a job to make ends meet following our reduction in income, but I am intending to revisit my spreadsheets and make them easier not only to complete, but also to understand. We have found … Continue reading

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