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And so shines the light

Suffice it to say that by the end of today, the lamp had a shade on it and everything fitted beautifully. That’s because we returned to the store (again) and I insisted they refund me the money for the shade … Continue reading

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Confused old lady

The day started sunny though there was a gloomy gathering of threatening clouds while I Skyped with mum. In fact, by the time I’d finished lunch and we were off up the park, the sky was once more blue and … Continue reading

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Autumn leaves

The season has definitely changed. It was very cold this morning, walking Mirinda to the station. Not that I’ve stopped wearing shorts, though if what I heard this morning is true, I won’t be for long. Apparently, one of the … Continue reading

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Flika-stik

Today, while grey, did stay dry enough for me to take the girls to the park. They were delighted. These days, I get told off if I forget the Flika-stik so, duly armed, we headed for the mostly grassy bits, … Continue reading

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International day of the rabbit

Yes indeed. Spare a thought for all the bunnies out there, especially the ones with cats sitting on top of their hutches. Not to mention the Chinese rabbit that lives on the moon. But rabbit adoration was very low on … Continue reading

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The yearly task

Today was the day I started my Christmas cake. I note from previous blog entries that this is generally the time I start my Christmas cake. I have the fruit happily soaking. I generally don’t make a Christmas cake when … Continue reading

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In general

I’m pretty sure I’ve mentioned before how much I love it when Park Lane is closed to traffic. Well, imagine my instantly joyfulated mood when I discovered this after leaving the park. Yes, they are doing some, obviously, essential work … Continue reading

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Mophead massacre

It should take me around 20 minutes to walk from home to Kate’s place. Kate is the puppies’ hairdresser and she lives on the other side of the park…more or less. While Kate usually picks the girls up and drops … Continue reading

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Definitely not orange

Having spent a day with the new puppy, I’ve decided I don’t like calling her Fanta. It’s a harsh word and doesn’t shorten very well. I’ve started calling her Fizz instead. It’s still short for Fizzy-pop Fanta. Actually, when I … Continue reading

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Swollen toe

Well, I didn’t get off as unscathed from yesterday’s tumble as I thought. I have a swollen toe. It’s not pleasant. This is a bit more pleasant. It’s one of the wide swathes cut by the tractor throughout the park, … Continue reading

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