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Monday, 22 February 2021

Wearing Those Red Feathers Again!

It was a mixed marriage. I'm human, he was a Klingon .
- Carol Leifer
Welcome to my Monday 🎈
Hubby was back on the Wobbly Work Wheel 🎑 
&
 Kids were back to on-line learning for school
Hug with brew.
Breakfast.
Dressed.
Gave hubby a sloppy wet πŸ’‹ before he left to go to work.
(He was picking up the newspaper on the way)
I got kids up ready for them to do their on-line learning. 
I meanwhile had loads to do.
A knock at the door,and my parcel arrived.
Pending return?
Glad they found my house!
New boarder for going up the stairs.
I had to order another one, as 2 isn't going to be enough.
The slashback has finally stuck behind the oven \o/
Today would have been my 18th Wedding Anniversary to my first husband.
However we got divorced in 2011
&
I got married to second husband in 2011 too.
(In the space of 43 days of being divorced!)
I will be celebrating my 10th wedding Anniversary this September \o/
Washing machine went back on twice,
Closely followed by the tumble drier.
All the bins were emptied in the house.
Recycling done.
My mate Henry came out for a play:
Coffee time!
The bread was made fresh by the breadmaker.
I have ordered some more bread flour.
That should be coming in the next few days.
Now to use up the last of the bread I made a few days ago...with my lunch.
Afterwards, I escaped outside for some fresh air.
That's better!
Went onto writing yesterday's blog post.
I noticed on Hot UK Deals email there was a code for £5 off a Waitrose Shopping Home Delivery.
Nice late Birthday treat for me, as I could get delivery for next week.
Did the shopping list, and got £5 off!
Tea at 3.
I finally got blog wrote!
Started on the Meat Free Stir Fry.
Gave hubby a big sloppy πŸ’‹ when he got back.
Tea is served.
After tea, I looked into today's newspaper.
Guy Mitchell (born Albert George Cernik) was an American pop singer and actor, successful in his homeland, the UK, and Australia. He sold 44 million records, including six million-selling singles. In the fall of 1957, Mitchell starred in ABC's The Guy Mitchell Show. He appeared as George Romack on the 1961 NBC western detective series Whispering Smith.
He would have been 94 years old🎈
He died aged 72 in 1999.
We watched Boris live from Number 10.
The we caught up with today's Judge Rinder episode.
Sleep Tea time.
Then off to bed to enjoy the nice warm duvet!


 

 
 

Monday, 4 January 2021

The Kitchen Wall Trying To Move.....

You can stop almost anything from functioning by hitting it with a large rock - Russell Bell 

 Welcome to my Monday 🎈
(No getting on the wobbly work wheel 🎑 due to a TE Day)
Brew with warm hug.
Breakfast.
Dressed.
Gave hubby a wet sloppy πŸ’‹ before he went to work.
It turns out the kids had a TE day so no online learning for them.
I got yesterday's blog post wrote.
Opened up my Jukebox on Twitter....
I took my youngest son out for some fresh air.
Still feels cold.
I got the newspaper.
Then off to visit Morrisons for some bits.
Not bad price for a bit of Dirty Harry...
Then we had to face the red light.
Back home for a quick lunch.
Two weeks of post turned up!
I will be alright for fabric for a bit!
Tea at 3
Quick look in the newspaper↓
 
Iain Cuthbertson  was a Scottish character actor and theatre director. He was known for his tall imposing build and also his distinctive gravelly, heavily accented voice. He had lead roles in The Borderers (1968-70),Tom Brown's Schooldays (1971), Budgie (1971-72), its spinoff Charles Endell Esquire (1979-80), Danger UXB (1979) and Sutherland's Law (1973-76). He guest starred in many prominent British shows including The Avengers, Dr. Finlay's Casebook, The Onedin Line, Survivors, Ripping Yarns, Doctor Who, Z-Cars, Juliet Bravo, Rab C. Nesbitt, Minder, Inspector Morse and Agatha Christie's Poirot. 
He would have been 91 years old 🎈 
He died in 2009 aged 79 years old.
Sorrell Booke was an American actor who performed on stage, screen, and television. He acted in more than 100 plays and 150 television shows, and is best known for his role as corrupt politician Jefferson Davis "Boss" Hogg in the television show The Dukes of Hazzard.
He would have been 91 years old 🎈
He died aged 64 in 1994. 
Arthur  Conley  was an American soul singer, best known for the 1967 hit "Sweet Soul Music".
He would have been 75 years old 🎈 
He died aged 57 in 2003.
Mark  Hollis  was an English musician and singer-songwriter. He achieved commercial success and critical acclaim in the 1980s and 1990s as the co-founder, lead singer and principal songwriter of the band Talk Talk. Hollis wrote or co-wrote most of Talk Talk's music—including hits like "It's My Life" and "Life's What You Make It"—and in later works developed an experimental, contemplative style.
He would have been 66 years old 🎈
He died aged 64 in 2019.
Then I got on making a  Cottage Pie.
I got all my things ready for the return back to work tomorrow.
It's ready!
We got ready for Boris Johnson.
Back to another Lockdown.
At least my kids can learn on line.
My younger son is not happy with the cancelling of this year's GCSE's which he was supposed to do.
Sleep tea time.
7 weeks off from doing my Lollipop job!
My kitchen wall is going to move next door from me talking to it too much!
At least my kids can escape to their bedrooms to get away from my singing!
Even my sewing machine is going to moan about being used to much!
And some use out of Kenny too! 



 
 
 




 
 

 

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

High Hopes For Tuesday!

 An unhurried sense of time is itself a form of wealth - Bonnie Friedman
 Welcome to my Tuesday 🍿
Hoping I have a better day than I did yesterday.
Hug and brew↑
Breakfast.
Dressed.
I remembered my facemask today.
Off for our daily walk↓
Gave my hubby a wet sloppy πŸ’‹ before he went to work.
I did the same to my kids before they left for school πŸ’‹πŸ’‹.
I loaded up the dish washer.
More washing went on the line.
I am hoping my new sim card comes for my phone as I can't text and ring anyone at the moment...
Coffee and nibble↑
Quick read of the newspaper↓
Andrea Bocelli  is an Italian opera singer, songwriter, tenor and record producer. He was diagnosed with congenital glaucoma at 5 months old, and became completely blind at age 12, following a soccer accident. After performing evenings in piano bars and competing in local singing contests, Bocelli signed his first recording contract with the Sugar Music label. He rose to fame in 1994, winning the preliminary round of the 44th Sanremo Music Festival performing "Miserere", with the highest marks ever recorded in the newcomers section.He is 62 years old 🎈  
Chas Hodges  was an English musician and singer who was the lead vocalist of the musical duo Chas & Dave.He died on this day in 2018 aged 74.
Then to put on those BIG BIG sunglasses.
Off out for a little singing session in Sexy Beast.
I got some nice material delivered to me before I left the house.
(They couldn't find my house on Saturday)
I looked across the fields of fun.
Another bad day....
Is this week going to improve????
Back to singing in Sexy Beast to lift my mood!
 
Back home in the sunshine!
It was nice to have my lunch outside in the front garden.
I had a stress migraine come on.
I took a headache tablet, and lay down in a dark room for it to shift....
After a bit, it had gone.
I got tea ready to put on.
I was glad to see hubby, gave him a sloppy wet πŸ’‹ .
We did what we did yesterday.
Walked up and down the road twice.
Felt better after that.
We had tea involving bacon, eggs, sausage and beans....
So nice...
We watched Boris...
Then
With Sleep Tea
High hopes for another sunny Hump Day tomorrow😎