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Uses for old pallets #2

There was actually a bit of sun today. Most of the day was grey but then, after lunch, the sun came out and bathed everything in a volcanic glow. It wasn’t the best weather for building things. Over the last … Continue reading

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The rack

Lyndsey de Paul died today! A total voice from my past. How well I remember Sugar Me. She was only 64 and possibly died from a brain haemorrhage. Too sad. At least she’ll live on via Youtube. ¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬¬ I made … Continue reading

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Clive again

Mark almost finished the tiling in the bathroom today (he just needs to grout the side of the bath cabinet) and it looks fantastic. He stood back with me and just admired the beauty of it. He reckoned it was … Continue reading

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Staffies

Apparently, Staffordshire blues are not the favoured bricks as far as brickies are concerned. Bosses are another thing. When Clive told me that today, I told him to blame Dave because it was his idea. Clive mumbled that Dave could … Continue reading

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Welding

Being a Wednesday I should be reporting on Date Night, but, instead I went to Farnham to check up on the builders. I do feel my life is a bit topsy turvy at the moment. And it was a beautiful … Continue reading

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And so it starts

Mud, clay, rubble…that’s what the garden has been reduced to. Barrow after barrow of stuff has been taken to the skip and emptied, ready for the next one. Until it’s time for the skip to be taken away and replaced … Continue reading

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When I’m moving windows

Another day’s delay. The builder is starting tomorrow. I was up, ridiculously early, waiting for the crew to turn up. They didn’t. Eventually, the builder emailed to say a digger was turning up tomorrow morning (early) and he’d be here … Continue reading

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