Monthly Archives: December 2009

The end

The final day of 2009 was grim, grey and chilly. We’re hoping for some sunshine tomorrow. I watched the Sydney fireworks this afternoon. It’s the only thing that makes me homesick. Always brings a tear to my eye. Anyway, this … Continue reading

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Buttons

Wet all day and miserable which matched the poodles who were also miserable because it meant no walk. It also matched Mirinda who is miserable, having been sick now for over a week. And it matches me because I’m gradually … Continue reading

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Too much cheese

Rain all day. Wet, drizzly, miserable, grey-skied day. Not pleasant. Pity I haven’t put my weather station outside yet. There would have been some good readings today. My trip into town was delayed today due to my sleeping in and … Continue reading

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Ah, bliss…sort of

It was a beautiful day today.  The skies were crystal clear blue and it didn’t get any hotter than 5 degrees.  All change for tomorrow though. Mirinda still sick.  She sleeps for three hours then wakes up for an hour.  … Continue reading

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JavaScript!!!!

The day started quite grey but gradually the clouds were chased away and the sun shone weakly out of a blue day.  A very chill wind blew across the higher parts of the park! The weather reports above are more … Continue reading

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Elvis isn’t dead!

Weather-wise, it was a day of all sorts.  Blue skies, grey clouds, sun showers, mud.  Decidedly not cold and the snow has all melted. The poodles were a bit over excited, growling and snarling over various bits of dead turkey … Continue reading

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Calendar mistakes

The day brightened up beautifully.  We started with grey clouds and what looked like becoming a grim old Christmas day but then, out of the blue, came the…err…blue.  The rest of the day was glorious though still cold. I’m starting … Continue reading

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Inexplicable

The weather is getting warmer and the snow is now ice and slush.  Late in the day, ghostly clouds of frozen fog can be seen rising from the sports fields at the top of the park.  Eerie. Hopefully I’ve managed … Continue reading

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Knowing one’s limits

The weather today ranged from blue skies to grey clouds to sleet to…I think it’s raining now but not sure.  I guess there’ll be no snow for Christmas then. Well, never let it be said I don’t know what I’m … Continue reading

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Medieval & Renaissance

Lovely blue skies over snow white land and quite chilly.  Paths slippery! Today we were due to journey into London (Mirinda being off work over Christmas) to meet Karen and Nigel to see the new wing at the V&A.  Last … Continue reading

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