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Reading, walking and digging

Once a month, the Talking Newspaper produces a magazine version of the recording. It features articles from various local publications which are longer and more detailed than the usual news reports and cake decorating reports. The Readers are always Presenters … Continue reading

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Beds continued

A big day for Emma today. Her very first dental extraction, something we’ve never had to have for a dog before. So, as soon as Mirinda had left for work, I hitched them both up and we walked around to … Continue reading

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New York for the squirrels

This morning, walking back from the shops, I watched as a woman tried, in vain, to get her retriever to come back. “Sophie!” She yelled, “Sophie, come here!” Clearly, Sophie was more interested in chasing the squirrels as they darted … Continue reading

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All clear in the ear

Today I took Day-z back to the vet for a check on her healing ear. Since the operation, she’s been back to her normal self, so my hope was that the prognosis would be good. The vet who performed the … Continue reading

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Dopey Day-z

Continuing on from last night…having had just a few hours sleep because of my worrying about Day-z’s ear, I saw Mirinda off to work then rang the vet at 8:30 to get the earliest appointment possible. They managed to book … Continue reading

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More chairs

Our new dining chairs arrived today. They are red and very comfortable. As everyone keeps saying, there may be a bit of a fight over who sits on them at Christmas. A couple of stories I heard today: Silvi Silvi … Continue reading

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Bags of tiny rocks

Today I had to stay in to wait for a delivery of gravel. Builder Dave ordered it on the weekend and it was due sometime today. By ‘sometime’ they mean between 8am & 6pm. There was a brief moment (well, … Continue reading

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Snagging

Today Rich (or Bridge, as Mirinda calls him) turned up to tick off jobs from the Snagging List. He also said hi to mum and dad while I was Skyping. For those that don’t know, the Snagging List is a … Continue reading

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Emma goes to the vet

Another day of frenetic activity in the house and puppy antics in the garden. But first, the house… Mark the Tiler laid some more tiles on the terrace. One of the things we were worried about was how ‘grippy’ the … 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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