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Open Farm Sunday

Every year, some local farmers open up their farms for Open Farm Sunday. It’s an opportunity for non-farming types to see where their food and milk comes from. A chance to commune with cows, tractors and manure. We’ve never been … Continue reading

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The cows are back in town

Emma almost met her first cow today. And would you believe it? She barked at her. To be fair, the cow was quite a distance away and Emma may have thought it was a big dog. Also, I had Emma … Continue reading

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Should be ideal

Whenever we stay anywhere in the UK (apart from the Vale of Severn, that dreadful winter), Mirinda is almost guaranteed to suggest we move there. She will browse estate agent windows, noting the prices and various home improvements and match … Continue reading

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Blocked by cow

I had a bit of admin to do today but I did find time to Skype with mum and take Day-z for a lovely walk across Farnham heath. My conversation with mum, concerned steam cleaners and the new Dyson vacuum … Continue reading

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The Young One

I can’t believe that Rik Mayall died today! Just spotted it on Twitter. Such a shame. He was only 56. A very clever comedian/actor. A lot of people are going to be very sad. Ironic, when he made so many … Continue reading

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Who let the cows out?

For the last week, I’ve been trying to buy a box of tiles so we can see if we like them before putting in a massive order for the entire back of the house (and terrace). You’d think it would … Continue reading

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Holy cow!

My last full day in Caloundra and mum came down to the cafe to enjoy a hazelnut latte with me. The day was a bit overcast but, apart from being a bit muggy, it didn’t really look like rain. Dad … Continue reading

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Livestock heaven

Today we went to the Surrey County Show. We managed to leave the house quite early, in order to miss the crowds. We last went in 2010 (we were in Italy last year) and I ran with the pigs. This … Continue reading

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Webmaster Gaz

Today I met with the webmaster from U3A. I have offered to take over from him as he wants to spend time doing other things. We sat down, chatted, played with his laptop and generally discussed what has to be … Continue reading

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