Hello friends and relations. Rumour has it that the first snow is on the way! Only a little bit – about an inch but more to follow… we shall see. We have been out today – to buy a plastic lawn rake. Guess what we bought ……… A SNOWBLOWER! Very… Continue reading SNOW FORECAST – yes please
In my previous post today I was going to tell you all about the marvellous experience of applying for a Driving License! What a palaver – off I drove (yep) to Hauppauge (yes – that is a place and it is pronounced Hop-Ogg) with the filled in form to apply for my learners permit.… Continue reading Things I forgot to Tell You
OK then folks, the time has come for me to mention the Christmas. I was wondering whether to go all out for the “Real Tat” look or just stick to the usual “Understated & Tasteful”. Having browsed the Interweb this bright and sunny day, it seems that “Understated & Tasteful” will be a challenge.… Continue reading Understated or Tat?
Just a general observation from our wanderings around the neighbourhood this morning. In said neighbourhood there appears to be plenty of canine people. What I would like to know is, why do people of the human variety get one dog, never mind two or three, and then leave it/them out in the garden all… Continue reading Barking – Mad or Otherwise
Good Day People! The mahoosive pile of boxes shipped from the UK is diminishing …….. slowly. From this: to this: His Lordship spent the other day building two IKEA cupboards – bless his heart – ❤️ – to put all the plates, dishes, mugs, glasses etc. etc. in. Having moved from the house in… Continue reading Stuff and Nonsense
Here I am. Did you miss me? Last weekend was the trip back to Blighty. A jolly good time was had by all – lovely to see all the siblings. That’s something that doesn’t happen very often – all of us in the same room at the same time. And here is the evidence…..… Continue reading Just a Little Note
Well Hello. I did say my mood would lighten up a bit after the last blog. I have decided that I should just laugh at all the things that get on my last shredded nerve. But before I get my “Happy Face On” one last word about sprinklers……. Tipping down with rain… Continue reading A Little Bit of Rambling