Tag Archives: personal opinion


Melanie is our host for Truthful Tuesday until further notice and this week she asks “What’s Your Opinion Of Grudge Holding?”  To sum it up, pretty dumb, but it depends on the circumstances I suppose. It’s no secret my family … Continue reading

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Blogging Insights — New Format # 32 — The Internet

Dr Tanya is our host for the Blogging Insights series. Click here to check it out “The Internet destroyed most of the barriers to publication. The cost of being a publisher dropped to almost zero with two interesting immediate results: … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Gambling Man by David Baldacci

This is the second in the Aloysius Archer series and took a while to get going. Having not read the first (One Good Deed) I was glad of the introduction at the beginning as this was a new character to … Continue reading

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Book Review: Letters from the Past

Erica James was one of my favourite authors because her stories are usually easy to read and her chapters aren’t very long so ideal for bedtime reading. I hadn’t read anything recent of hers so when I saw this on … Continue reading

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Fandango’s Provocative Question #104

Today’s provocative question is about formal education. We all have our opinions on how best to educate and prepare our children to succeed in today’s highly complex world. So this begs the question: What do you think is the one … Continue reading

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Today is Friday 25th September

The weather is horrendous, I have a dog who will not go out to pee and a husband in a lot of discomfort through constipation. Hubby actually slept pretty well, especially as he didn’t take any painkillers last night. One … Continue reading

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Relax……………… don’t do it!!

WARNING:  CORONAVIRUS RELATED Boris Johnson has outlined his ‘road map’ to relaxing the lockdown in the UK, and quite honestly, as far as we’re concerned, the brown stuff is now hyperactive and our anxiety levels are off the charts. We … Continue reading

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Nothing but the money

Listening to the news this morning, seven more have died in Wales, taking their total deaths to 12. Deaths in the UK currently stand at 240 with 5018 confirmed cases so far. The less alarmist figure is that those 5018 … Continue reading

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A different kind of Weight Watcher

I was listening to a radio programme yesterday where a woman was being interviewed about methods of weight loss. She was right when she said there was a lot of money to be made from the Diet Business, and although … Continue reading

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Double Review : TV and DVD

Our Christmas pressies to Us this year were season 15 of NCIS and a couple of DVDs: White Christmas, X-Men Dark Phoenix and Angel has Fallen. White Christmas is a classic, and I’ve already done a review of the X-Men … Continue reading

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