Celebrating friends both virtual and real

Last night I had a lovely evening with my two good friends Annette and Carol. We regularly get together and have something to eat and either put the world to rights or gossip about whatever each of us has to share. We are three women with strong voices and if you were an observer in […]

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Harriet goes away

Harriet takes James advice and decides to go away a few days on a holiday with a very Mediterranean feel. For Harriet this is just the tonic she needs to invigorate herself and feel better about Gabriel going away. It’s a rather sedate trip so far…. Video:- Credits:- June Skirt and top from I M […]

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Excuse me but there’s no coffee?

Today I did the let’s change things around thing and went for a walk at lunchtime. I mean to be fair, it was only to Tesco and back. Though it did take an hour because I went for a browse down the aisles as one does, checking out the food. Checking out the men. As […]

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I need a lift

I need a lift to awake my soul right now. It’s 1.34 pm here in the UK as I write this. I woke up about 15 minutes ago after a marathon sleep that my body clearly needed. Exhaustion sometimes takes us by surprise and lately it has hit me like a sledgehammer. I’ve been exhausted […]

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Just waiting

It’s been 3 days since I put in my formal request to work from home. I haven’t even had an acknowledgement. It’s called flexible working. There are great business positives for it and I’ve addressed all the cons in the application so they’re answered before the questions arise. However the most important reason for me […]

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Everything is Black and White

As I ride this bus into work today I’m contemplating my day and how it will fare. To be honest I do this most days. Despite the overwhelming tired I feel at times, I am always thinking ahead and planning. Last week I had quite a lot land on my plate and so working out […]

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Over tall rusty cars in one leap

Do you ever wake up and think ” I wish I could just leap” as far away as possible? Me right now. Me this morning and no doubt Monday morning. Right now I’m excited it’s Friday and I can leap out the door and head on home. It’s been a hard week. Credits:- Ishela outfit […]

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Hang on a moment

Today was my work Christmas meal for lunch. Can I state “stuffed”. Stuffed! OMG the meal was gorgeous and amazing and what a lovely time it was. I think in the past few years this has been the loveliest meal we have had in terms of food and company. My team of colleagues are a […]

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