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Monthly Archives: July 2017
To avoid me crossing the road with high speed cars all around me, (or so it seems) I’ve been getting up really early to go for the first walk of the day, but you may be surprised to learn I’m … Continue reading
It is so nice being out and about again with Trudy, catching up with the walkers I used to see. Today we met up with Marigold, Myrtle, and their owner. Marigold and Myrtle are french bulldogs. Gorgeous and so naughty. … Continue reading
I’m sat in the lounge watching it getting darker and darker and the rain just beginning. Strangely this brings back very happy memories. When I lived in Sussex I lived in a typical 1930’s house, three bedrooms, lounge, separate dining … Continue reading
Yesterday my neighbour Mary (90’s) her sister Joy (late 80’s) called for a chat with my daughter about her quilting abilities. Joy brought with her several examples of her quilting which were lovely. Anita (daughter) enjoyed listening to her pearls … Continue reading
I was really looking forward to my reflexology today and had sorted out Trudy the rescue dog with the dog carer, so she wouldn’t start barking, which unfortunately she is apt to do. Changed out of my dog walking and … Continue reading