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A Sulking Pup

  If you follow me over on Facebook or Instagram you will know that we have a little addition to the family, her name is Bonnie Blossom, a rescue kitten we had been looking for for quite a while, who then popped into our lives quite unexpectedly...exactly the same was as our lovely Barley did a few years ago. I ...

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On Saturday we had people coming over for dinner, so naturally I spent all day cleaning and prepping.   About mid arvo I started to not feel good and so has followed a few days under the weather... So there has been a lot of pyjamas, a lot of boxed soup (it is a thing), French duvets, English Scandi tv dramas (yup ...

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The old lady

She's quite old now this old lady, entering the late teenage years is considered old when one is a ...

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Pinks

The prettiest of pinks in our old cottage

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Blushing Hydrangeas

  How beautiful and home grown too.  Just how I like it. Just call me

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A dog and a boat

I had the nicest time off and holiday.  It's wonderful to spend time at home and just mooch around and enjoy. We had a lot of things planned for this break, including doing things to the house which have been neglected...I am happy to say that not a single one of those was done but much decompressing was. About the ...

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grateful

Good afternoon. The Thursday before Christmas here and I have finished work and have had a lovely day pottering around the house doing not a lot of not much. Everything here is very calm, not that I have a single gift wrapped yet, but I do have the food bought and in the fridge (and copious amounts of ...