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Showing posts with label Andy Williams. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Andy Williams. Show all posts

Friday, 3 December 2021

See You Later, Alligator!

 You wouldn't get away with that if my scriptwriter was here 
- Bob Hope
Welcome to my Friday Feeling 🎈
Nice warm hug to start Friday with.
Breakfast with brew.
Thermal vest goes on.
Plus Christmas themed dress.
Gives hubby a sloppy wet one πŸ’‹
I change my warm Santa hat for 
2 winter hats and gloves.
After I put on my lights.
Now to start walking down to my spot!
Now for the fun to start!
Cars not stopping on the otherside of the road.
The blue 21 plate mini is getting good at not stopping.
Let's hope she doesn't play I didn't see the Yellow Peril dressed in yellow coat when my stick does a tap and crack on her windscreen. 
Finished in one piece.
Now to meet up with friends for coffee, chat and nibble. 
When I booked the table last night, I told them I can only have blue milk and not semi-skimmed milk.They phoned me saying they only use semi-skimmed milk.
So on the way, I picked up a 2 pint of blue milk to have in my coffee.
My two friends had all you eat breakfasts.
I was boring and had toast.
I had coffee, my friends had tea.
Once we finished, we popped into the Charity Shop.
I got my hubby's Xmas present, that was in the shop window.
I got some other bits.
Walked back to Sexy Beast.
Said goodbye to my friends and said to them,
"See you later Alligator"
I picks up newspaper on the way home.
I just happen to google hubby's xmas present I just bought.
One website was selling it for £222!
(I didn't pay that much for it!)
Today's door of my Advent Calender.
Cup of coffee is needed with my lunch.
Now out for part two.
On goes two winter hats, and gloves.
Turns on my lights.
Walks back down for more rabbit.
At least it's not as dark as last Wednesday afternoon!
I wished them both good weekends.
Now for my final shift of the the weekend.
Let the fun start!
I was in the middle of the road crossing the children and parents over, when a yellow Nissan Juke was revving up his engine behind me.
I slowly walked back onto the pavement.
He put his foot down and roared off!
One car stopped at the very last minute, and he wasn't too far off my arse!
Finished in one piece.
Time for a much needed Hot Chocolate.
Then got the tea on the go.
Everyone else in the house are having the sausages, I'm having the vegetable option.
I gives hubby a sloppy wet πŸ’‹ when he came home.
Tea is served.
Hubby went food shopping with younger son(Who was doing next door's shopping).
I looked into today's newspaper.
Andy Williams was an American singer. He recorded 43 albums in his career, of which 15 have been gold certified and three platinum certified. He was also nominated for six Grammy Awards. He hosted The Andy Williams Show, a television variety show, from 1962 to 1971, along with numerous TV specials. The Andy Williams Show won three Emmy awards. The Moon River Theatre in Branson, Missouri, is named after the song for which he is best known—Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini's "Moon River". He sold more than 45 million records worldwide, including more than 10 million certified units in the United States.
Williams was active in the music industry for over 70 years until his death in 2012. 
He would have been 94 years old 🎈
He sadly died aged 84 in 2012. 
Daniel  Bedingfield  is a New Zealand-British singer, songwriter and record producer. He is the eldest brother of fellow singers Natasha Bedingfield and Nikola Rachelle. He was a judge on The X Factor New Zealand in 2013.
He is 42 years old 🎈

 I helped put the shopping away, when they got back.
Now to watch a series we found on BBC iplayer which we missed the first time round.
Life And Death Row:
The Mass Execution in Arkansas. 
Life And Death Row: The Mass Execution is a documentary series about the historic number of executions scheduled in Arkansas, USA, of eight men in ten days. The Governor of Arkansas, Asa Hutchinson, has scheduled eight men to be put to death within ten days of each other. The reason for the unprecedented timetable is to use up the state's supply of a lethal injection drug called midazolam before it expires.
Sleep Tea Time.
On our monthly road trip tomorrow to Droitwich......πŸš—



Friday, 26 November 2021

Getting In The Festive Mood (Early)

Santa Claus has the right idea. Visit people once a year 
- Victor Borge
Welcome back to the Friday Feeling 🎈
Nice warm hug.
Brew with Breakfast.
Thermal vest goes on.
Sexy yellow lumo trousers.
It's raining pretty hard outside.
Gives hubby a sloppy wet πŸ’‹ before I leave.
The hall where I normally park was closed. I parked around the corner. I got on my big boots, 2 hats and waterproof gloves.
I turn on my lights, and wait under shelter to
Starts my shift, as the rain is really coming down.
Once I do start, the fun starts.
Orange bread lorry, stops in the Keep Clear space, so I have to walk behind it, to stop the traffic. 
On woman in white volvo, gave me a look of hate when I stopped her, and she drove off in the wrong gear....
At least the rain stopped half way through my shift and the sun came out!
Finished in one piece.
Went back to Sexy Beast.
Just took off my winter coat.
It just poured down with rain.
I picked up the newspaper on the way home.
On goes the coffee machine.
Tumble drier goes on.
Coffee time.
Now to update the blog with 2 blog entries up to lunch.
Now to leave early to get a parking space.
Gets the last car parking space.
On goes two hats and gloves.
Puts on my lights.
Mince pie time.
Christmas market time.
The large gusts of wind isn't helping.
I say goodbye to my 2 friends and start my last shift of the week.
Car drivers are trying not to stop.
Until I lower my stick and they have to!
At least I finished in one piece!
Walks back to the car, and the car park is half empty now!
Nice pink clouds!
Back home I go.
Now to fry the beef, onions, mushrooms, garlic in the large pan.
Adds the vegetables to the casserole dish.
Into the oven it goes.
Finishes writing yesterday's blog post.
Gives hubby a sloppy wet πŸ’‹when he comes home.
Tea is served.
Now to listen to some great 70s tunes.
Now for some Christmas tunes...
The Flying Pickets - Only You
Jona Lewie - Stop The Cavalry
Mud - Lonely this Christmas.
Now to look into today's newspapers.
Norman  Milne, known professionally as Michael Holliday  was a British singer, who was popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
He had a number of chart hits in the UK, including two number one singles, "The Story of My Life" and "Starry Eyed"
He would have been 97 years old 🎈
He sadly died aged 38 in 1963.
We watched "Have I Got News For You."
Sleep Tea Time.
Bed early as I am having my Covid-19 Booster tomorrow...