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Showing posts with label Beaky. Show all posts

Friday, 6 March 2020

You Think You've Troubles.....

Concentration is my motto.First honesty, then industry, then concentration - Andrew Carnegie
Welcome back to Friday Feeling 🎈
 Back to all of the jobs today.
Hopefully no more rain!
I enjoyed a much needed hot shower :)
Followed by hug and a cup of tea↓
 I gave everyone their sloppy πŸ’‹πŸ’‹πŸ’‹
It's good job I had my thermal knickers on↓
 
 
 I had a quick look in the newspaper↓
 Martin Kove, American actor (Victor-Cagney & Lacey), is 74 years old 🎈
 Kiki Dee, is an English singer  Known for her blue-eyed soul vocals, she was the first female singer from the UK to sign with Motown’s Tamla Records.
Dee is best known for her 1974 hit "I've Got the Music in Me" and "Don't Go Breaking My Heart", her 1976 duet with Elton John, which went to Number 1 both in the UK Singles Chart and the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. In 1993 she performed another duet with Elton John for his Duets album, a cover version of Cole Porter's "True Love", which reached No. 2 in the UK. During her career, she has released 40 singles, three EPs and 12 albums.She is 73 years old 🎈 
 The nice tree picture↓
 I had the car drivers actually stopping!!!!
It must be the Friday Feeling🎈 
I finished in one piece. 
Now for some serious singing along with the new CD↓
 Repeated the song three times...
One good singing session! 
My B3 space is free↓
 In need of a strong coffee↓
 I have a good yak with my good friend.
I said goodbye to her.
More singing to be done↓
It was nice to see the sun!
 What a disaster I had!
I had a really red face when I left! 
More singing needs to be done!
 Back home.
 
 In need of a strong coffee↓
Back out to do the final 🍭job of the week.
 One lorry driver didn't realise my lollypop stick can go up really high!
He chose to stop!
I finished in one piece.
Back home to get changed.
Off to the Happy Place of Work 
The polish is failing to work↓
    
  Some nice music to sing along with↓

Back home for tea
 I was too tired to do the other job.
(I will do it tomorrow)
I have some more bedroom items to try to fit in our bedroom↓
To finish off this terrible week....
The Hunt For Red October has arrived a week early......GREAT!

 
 
 

Sunday, 21 April 2019

Playing With My Whip!

There's nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with chocolate - Linda Grayson
We were up early....
To do a Easter Egg Hunt...πŸ₯š 
Those big sunglasses have to come out..
Packed a picnic...
With the blue skies....
We go off egg hunting..
 We went on the blue trail↓
 


 
 
The walk was nice and easy...
My youngest son got his egg,
and ate it before it melted!
We walked around the gardens of Hanbury Hall..
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 It was getting very warm...23c \o/
We went back home,
Time to use something...
We had our picnic in the front garden....
Then I had to slip in something more comfortable to film my Superhero movie.....↓
 
 With my sidekick called 
Randy...↓
 This nice weather helped....
The finished movie↓
 Got changed,
Painting time....
 
 Once the sun went down...
We had a small evening meal....
We put another Superhero movie to get into the mood for Superhero Day next Sunday..
I had a quick look at the Birthdays.
Robert  Smith:Is an English singer and songwriter. He is the singer, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, lyricist, principal songwriter and only consistent member of the rock band the Cure, which he co-founded in 1976. He was also the lead guitarist for the band Siouxsie and the Banshees from 1982 to 1984 and was part of the short-lived group the Glove in 1983. Smith is known for his distinctive voice and guitar style and his unique stage look, the latter two of which were influential on the goth subculture that rose to prominence in the 1980s. Smith was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of The Cure in 2019.
He is 60 years old
Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca known as Anthony Quinn: Was a Mexican-born American actor, painter, writer and film director. He starred in numerous critically acclaimed and commercially successful films, including La Strada, The Guns of Navarone, Zorba the Greek, Guns for San Sebastian, Lawrence of Arabia, The Shoes of the Fisherman, The Message, Lion of the Desert, Last Action Hero and A Walk in the Clouds. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor twice: for Viva Zapata! in 1952 and Lust for Life in 1956.
He would have been 104 years old.
(He died aged 86 in 2001)  
  Eunice Kathleen Waymon , known professionally as Nina Simone : Was an American singer, songwriter, musician, arranger, and civil rights activist. Her music spanned a broad range of musical styles including classical, jazz, blues, folk, R&B, gospel, and pop. 
She died 70 in 2003. 
Geraldo Rivera opens Al Capone's vault on TV & finds nothing in 1986.
More sunshine tomorrow...
More playing in the garden....