Domestic Goddess

Domestic Goddess

Wednesday, 31 March 2021

Making Full Use Of The Sunny Hump!

Dancing with her was like moving a piano - Ring Lardner
Welcome to my Hump of the Week πŸͺ
Warm hug with brew.
Breakfast.
I gets the kids up ready for school.
Dressed.
I gives hubby a wet one before he leaves for work.πŸ’‹
Both kids have two wet ones before they leave to go to school.πŸ’‹ 
I go outside for some much need fresh air.
I feed the birds and give them some fresh water.
I needed to find my pom pom makers.
While on the search, I tidied up the corner of the room where all my wool and fabric is stored.
Found what I was looking for...
Just need to put everything back.
Coffee time.
Unloads and loads up dishwasher.
Time to play my rather large playlist.
Blog time.
More Prima Makes mags arrive.
Pity I have number 5 and 20 already.
I will resell them on in the coming weeks.
Lunchtime arrives...
Nice and sunny Hump today.
Better the make the most of sunshine today...
The temperatures are going down tomorrow ↓↓↓
 Now to enjoy some rays of sunshine.
Even going to have
Tea at 3 outside.
Then it's on the get the tea for later.
Nice red casserole pot comes out...
Once all put in, it goes into the oven on a low temperature....
Now to play with my pom pom makers....
Hubby comes home to a big sloppy wet kiss πŸ’‹
He gives me today's newspaper.
William Daniels  is an American actor, known for his roles as Dr. Mark Craig in the NBC drama St. Elsewhere, for which he won two Emmy Awards, and as George Feeny in the ABC sitcom Boy Meets World. He was president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1999 to 2001.
He is also associated with his performances as the father of Benjamin Braddock (Dustin Hoffman) in The Graduate (1967), as Howard in Two for the Road, as John Adams in the 1972 musical film 1776, as Carter Nash in Captain Nice, and as the voice of KITT in Knight Rider. In 2014, he returned to his role as Mr. Feeny in Girl Meets World, the sequel to Boy Meets World.
He is 94 years old🎈
 Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken) is an American actor, who has appeared in more than 100 films and television programs, including Annie Hall (1977), The Deer Hunter (1978), The Dogs of War (1980), The Dead Zone (1983), A View to a Kill (1985), King of New York (1990), Batman Returns (1992), True Romance (1993), Pulp Fiction (1994), Antz (1998), Vendetta (1999), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Joe Dirt (2001), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Click (2006), Hairspray (2007), Seven Psychopaths (2012), the first three Prophecy films, The Jungle Book (2016), and Irreplaceable You (2018). He has received a number of awards and nominations, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Deer Hunter. He was nominated for the same award and won BAFTA and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Catch Me If You Can. His films have grossed more than $1 billion in the United States alone.
He is 78 years old 🎈
Rod Allen (born Rodney Bainbridge, in Leicester) was  the lead vocals, bass of the 60s group The Fortunes.
He would have been 77 years old🎈
He sadly died aged 63 in 2008
 
Trying to find out how the house sale going on.
Been fobbed off by the Solicitors dealing with the house sale and the Estate Agents can't speak to me, because they can only talk to the younger brother....
Funny when they want something signed, they get in contact with me!
Time to dish up the food!
Slowed cooked chicken with vegetables.
Hubby and younger son went off to Lidl's to do some top up shopping.
While getting ready, the younger son caught his pocket of his coat on the bannister.
Ripppppppp
I will be sewing the pocket back on tomorrow!!
Getting the hang of making pom poms again.
 
 Hubby and son came back from Lidl.
They put the shopping away.
Hubby and I put all 3 green bins and neighbour's green bin out ready to be emptied tomorrow.
We caught up with two Hoarding Programmes that was on Channel 5.
Sleep tea time.
Last day of work and school for hubby and kids for the Easter Holiday tomorrow.
Lent finishes on Saturday \o/
Then it's Mocha time!


 

 

 
 
 

 
 
 

Tuesday, 30 March 2021

Soaking Up The Rays!

 There is nothing new under the sun but there are lots of old things we don't know - Ambrose Bierce
Welcome to my sunny Tuesday 😎
Hug and brew time!
Breakfast.
Gets the kids up ready for school.
Dressed.
Gives hubby a big wet πŸ’‹ before he leaves for work.
My kids also had πŸ’‹πŸ’‹ before they went to school.
I unloaded and uploaded the dishwasher.
Put the recycling in the green bin.
Goes outside for some sun's rays.
 
Fed the birds....
Coffee time!
Now to get yesterday's blog wrote.
The hunt for more Prima Makes magazine continues....
Another issue I didn't have arrives...↓
I had the publishers of House and Garden magazine send me email asking why I am not renewing.....£34 for 12 issues they quotes me to renew....
I don't think so!
The last issue arrived in the post as well.
I like Country Living magazine instead! 
I had my copy on Monday \o/
Once blog post was published.
Time for lunch!
My Lollypop Boss phoned me to see how I am doing.
I am back on duty 🍭 next month \o/
The sun had moved around.
Time to soak up those rays!
Better the make the most of the sunshine,
As the weather for the rest of the week goes colder↓↓
Tea at 3 outside...
Once my kids arrive home from school.
I go with one to deliver a Birthday card.
(As it's my good friend's birthday tomorrow)↓
The temperature is going ↗↗↗
I sit outside and watch the female Blackbird eating the bread on the bird table.
Hubby is seeing his dad after work.
Our tea goes in the oven early.
I meanwhile try to find some balls of wool I am doing for a project....
Found most of them \o/
Tea time.
Yum!
I catch up with today's Judge Rinder episode.
Followed by a lovely soak in the bath......
I had my sleep tea in bed afterwards.
Hubby comes back with the newspaper.
Anthony Robert McMillan OBE , known professionally as Robbie Coltrane, is a Scottish actor and writer. His best known film roles are as Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter film series (2001–2011), and as Valentin Dmitrovich Zhukovsky in the James Bond films GoldenEye (1995) and The World Is Not Enough (1999). His other works include From Hell (2001), Stormbreaker (2006), Brave (2012), and Great Expectations (2012).
In television, Coltrane starred as criminal psychologist Dr. Eddie "Fitz" Fitzgerald in the ITV television series Cracker (1993–2006), a role which saw him receive the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor in three consecutive years (1994 to 1996). In 2006, Coltrane came eleventh in ITV's poll of TV's 50 Greatest Stars, voted by the public. He was appointed an OBE in the 2006 New Year Honours for his services to drama. 
He is 71 years old 🎈 
William Harrison "Bill" Withers Jr. was an American singer-songwriter and musician. He had several hits over a relatively short career of 15 years, including "Ain't No Sunshine" (1971), "Grandma's Hands" (1971), "Use Me" (1972), "Lean on Me" (1972), "Lovely Day" (1977), and "Just the Two of Us" (1981). Withers won three Grammy Awards and was nominated for six more. His life was the subject of the 2009 documentary film Still Bill. Withers was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005 and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015. Two of his songs were inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame.
He sadly on this day in 2020 aged 81
Time for a early night....
Out like a light......Zzzzzz 

 
 
 



 
 


Monday, 29 March 2021

Not Quite Warm Enough For The Bikini Just Yet!

An onion can make people cry, but there has never been a vegetable invented to make them laugh - Will Rogers
Welcome aboard the 3 Wobby Wheels of Life 🎑
Hug and brew!
Breakfast.
Gets the kids up ready for school.
Dressed.
Gives hubby a wet one πŸ’‹ before he goes to work. 
The kids had wet πŸ’‹πŸ’‹ before they went to school.
Dishwasher loaded up.
Washing machine on.
Breadmaker on too.
I go outside for a breath of fresh air!
Time for coffee!
Now to get yesterday's blog wrote.
I had some nice things in the post arrive.
That's number 3 arrived.
I just need to track down 9-12 issues.
My son's big map of the USA arrived too.
Lunchtime!
The sun had moved around.
Time to enjoy some sunshine!
Get those white pins some sunshine!
First day off for leggings \o/
It was to sit in the garden for 45 mins.
Until the sun disappeared behind a cloud.
Tea at 3 
The bread was made.
One of my sons came home all upset as his favourite teacher was leaving on Thursday.
The teacher really liked the card and present.
He had some extra big hugs off me.
He felt so much better after that!
I chopped everything up for the stir fry later.
Sexy Beast had passed its MOT \o/
Once hubby had come home, he gave me a lift to pick Sexy Beast up.
Nice drive back and back to the singing along!
Got the stir fry done.
Chicken Stir Fry. 
We watched today's episode of Judge Rinder.
Quick look at today's newspaper.
Richard  Sarstedt  known by the stage name Eden Kane, is an English pop/rock singer, record producer and actor best known as a teen idol in the 1960s. He has also recorded under his birth name and with backing group the Downbeats. Born in India, he is the elder brother of musicians Peter Sarstedt and Robin Sarstedt (aka. Clive Robin Sarstedt), with whom he has collaborated on numerous Sarstedt Brothers albums. He had success in the early 1960s as a pop star appealing to a teenage audience, with hits including "Well I Ask You" which was a UK No. 1 hit in 1961, then spent time in Australia before moving to the United States, where he began an acting career. 
He is 81 years old 🎈
EvΓ‘ngelos OdyssΓ©as PapathanassΓ­ou , known professionally as Vangelis , is a Greek musician and composer of electronic, progressive, ambient, jazz, and orchestral music. He is best known for his Academy Award-winning score to Chariots of Fire (1981), as well as for composing scores to the films Blade Runner (1982), Missing (1982), Antarctica (1983), The Bounty (1984), 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992), and Alexander (2004), and for the use of his music in the 1980 PBS documentary Cosmos: A Personal Voyage by Carl Sagan.
He is 78 years old 🎈
Terry Jacks  is a Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer and environmentalist, best known for his 1974 hit song "Seasons in the Sun". 
He is 77 years old 🎈
We updated our expense spread sheet on Excel to sort out all the bills.
Just need a lottery win ;)
Sleep Tea.
Better blow the dust off the Bikini πŸ‘™.
It's going to be well warm tomorrow 😎