Connect in later life…
I started this blog to try to combat the loneliness that can creep up on those of us who are a little older (I am in my 70s).
I would love to read your comments, contributions to discussions or even just random thoughts!
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Morning everyone. It’s a miserable day so wet, dark and depressing. I feel quite at odds with myself. Everyone seems to be missing. Walkers, although I appreciate it’s so awful out there, that I imagine everyone was scurrying about wanting … 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
To escape the heat I’m sat in my lounge in front of the television watching a very old film. It’s about a magic garden that only one small boy can see. Time of course changes past, present and future. Whilst … Continue reading
Finally decided to hoover and clean up. It doesn’t take much for me not to do the housework these days. Don’t we change. When I was young I would consider myself to be house proud, but really it’s such a … Continue reading