Tag Archives: walks

All a matter of timing

‘Rain starting in 63 minutes’ the screen showed. Hubby and I learned a long time ago not to assume that and to check the radar picture on the weather site we used. He calculated we had about 40 maybe 45 … Continue reading

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Collie Day!

We decided to walk Maggie along the prom this morning, and the first seven dogs we met were all collies, six of which were black and white! Ranging in age from 6 to 14, Maggie was sociable, even tarty with … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Park 29th July

It’s been a bit of a funny day today. We woke up to grey skies and drizzle, but by 7.30 the drizzle had stopped though it was still overcast. We had a lot of washing to do and as the … Continue reading

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Still playing with my phone

It’s habit now that I take my phone with me when I take the dog out on my own. You never know when I might need to make a call…………… or take a picture! Gardens around us are a blaze … Continue reading

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Beach Walk 15th June

We woke up to grey stormy skies and more rain but decided to do the washing regardless and take it up to the launderette to dry. When it was all done and we got back in the car afterwards, the … Continue reading

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Another walk in the park

If you ignore the goose poo covering the pavement and dog poo that visitors don’t clear up (and some residents too I might add), walking in the local park is a pleasure. This is our second Summer here, and already … Continue reading

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Join us on our walk today

After torrential rain all night and Hubby’s garlic doing the breaststroke in the pots outside (probably ruined actually as they don’t like to be over watered), we were up later than usual. Maggie wasn’t too impressed on getting soaked for … Continue reading

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Too old for this

It’s nearly 4pm and I am just settling down to my blog. Hubby and I had another late start to the day, my fault really as I let the dog out at 6, then went back to bed and slept … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Park: 10th April

We’ve had a quiet day today, other than Maggie squeaking in the background for not getting her own way. The meds were turfed out of the ham this morning, so we have resorted to Plan C, lifting her food bowl … Continue reading

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A change is a foot…….. or a few yards

It’s been a funny day. Hubby and I both woke up around 2.40 this morning cold and shivering. His teeth were chattering and my feet were cold. Maggie was also chilled, so I covered her with the throwover and we … Continue reading

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