Monthly Archives: May 2011

Clean and Tidy

My house is clean and tidy. Perhaps you might be unaware of how significant this is. In my lifetime it has happened before, albeit briefly, mostly when estate agents had just called to let us know people were on their … Continue reading

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Today, I mostly did gardening

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Digging to Do

Welcome to my allotment. See that outline in red? That shows the extent of my allotment and the extend of my photo editing ability all in one go. I know it doesn’t look very large in this shot, but it’s … Continue reading

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Our New Photographer

We finally got round to replacing Mr 3’s Christmas present. Some of you might recall that his Vtech Kiddizoom had to be returned when it broke. Then the replacement had to be returned when it broke. Then Amazon would only … Continue reading

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Pudding and Pimms

Now this is the sort of church fundraiser I love. Sunshine, swimming pool, beautiful gardens: Perfect.

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The Junior Hunt Ball

Yesterday evening was the Junior Hunt Ball. Of course there is no actual hunt any more, but there is still a junior hunt ball, much to the delight of Miss 9. I wasn’t sure at first whether to let her … Continue reading

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Allotment Update

Firstly, I apologise for the lack of a photo. Yesterday I forgot to take my camera to the allotment. I had my list, and took everything on the list, but had forgotten to write down ‘camera’. Today I remembered to … Continue reading

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Books, Books and More Books

Today has been a good day. I turned the first bit of soil on my new allotment, and that was going to be my post for today, but more about that tomorrow. My happiness in that was superceded by the … Continue reading

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Fast Browsers

I have used Internet Explorer as my browser for many years, and I was quite content with it, to the extent that when they had to give us the option to switch last year, I stayed put. Gradually however, the … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

We had vol-au-vents for dinner tonight. You can tell we’ve reached the bottom of our freezer! For some reason we had 114 frozen vol-au-vent cases in there. Today I cooked the 60 which had a best before of Dec 09 … Continue reading

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