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They think It’s All Over

The Baby Grand has arrived. I was so moved by the miracle of new life, that I went to an actual shop and purchased a small floppy rabbit suitable for babies under three months [...]

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2021-11-24T14:56:00+00:00November 29th, 2021|Stories|

For the Love of Lenny

It might have been the colour of nobility and power in the world of the ancients but purple been on the back foot in public life over recent years. It’s not fashionable to wear [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:43+01:00November 15th, 2021|Stories, Travel|

Permit Me to be Rude

I’m incandescent with rage. It might be more accurate to say that I’m florescent with rage because I can feel my colour rising. It’s not that a lack of access to an on-street parking [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:45+01:00November 1st, 2021|Home, Stories, Travel|

The Real Thing

“Let’s go to the supermarket and buy oats so we can make flapjacks,” I proposed. The Grand moved like grease lightening. I think it a prerequisite that any trip to the shops should be [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:47+01:00October 25th, 2021|Home, Out & About, Stories|

The Massive Hoover

The Son and the DiL are having a night off. They are going to wear grown up clothes, for possibly the very last time in a couple of decades, before driving half way across [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:49+01:00August 23rd, 2021|Home, Stories|

Where the Wild Girls Go

My friend the Doctor, the one who wore her contact lenses in the wrong eyes for longer than she could reasonably be excused for, is a keen wild swimmer. I watched a film about [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:49+01:00August 2nd, 2021|Leisure, Stories|

No one is Listening

She didn’t say so, but my kitchen is a bit of a disgrace. What the Goddaughter did say was “Yeah, the doors are all chipped. It looks nasty. I could paint those for you.” [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:49+01:00July 20th, 2021|Home, Stories|

I Vote for The Vote

Government have been making progress in their response to the challenges of voting if you can’t see where to put your cross on the ballet paper. A bit of a surprise then, that they [...]

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2021-10-25T09:00:50+01:00May 17th, 2021|Out & About, Stories|
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