Monthly Archives: November 2018

Christmas presents

As I turn yet again to the Internet for present shopping, I feel quite guilty because I’m not supporting our local shops. In fairness the crowds, parking and the rush rush rush puts me off, so Internet shopping it is. … Continue reading

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Run up to Christmas

Yesterday along with my neighbour we visited our local garden centre. Whilst it was enjoyable (we arrived when Santa Clause appeared), and carols were being sung,which bought a lump to my throat, something seemed to be lacking. Perhaps its because … Continue reading

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Lovely piece of cake

On Saturday I went for a pedicure and eyebrow treatment. It is pretty good being pampered once in a while isn’t it. Just as I was leaving she handed this little box to me. Inside was a piece of fruit … Continue reading

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Lovely cairns.

I was delighted to have a visit from one cairn called Ziggy. I had this breed for many years, and even had a litter of pups. I have a particular fondness for these lovable characters. So naughty and so independent. … Continue reading

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Falling leaves and quilting

It’s such a beautiful day so I decided Trudy and I would go for a walk. First dilemma. Should I wear wellies or walking boots. Decided against the wellies as driving is not best achieved wearing wellies. The walking boots … Continue reading

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Remembrance day

An emotional day. All those very brave people past and present. It makes you want to be a better person. I sat watching the television and I told dad (who is no longer with us) that I was watching it … Continue reading

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