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Wednesday 15 February 2023

Recovering From The Night Before!

If everything seems to be going well, you obviously don't know what the hell is going on - Murphy's Law
Welcome to my Hump of the Week 🐫
*What a night we had*
Up early to do the Heardles:
Heardle 60s:
My answers:
Breakfast with Brew.
There was a ground froze last night.
Guess who didn't cover Sexy Beast up? 
The thermal vest went on.
Now to do some scraping....
Gives Dr love a sloppy wet one 💓
I had some fun going to work.
One black vauxhall tries to take me on the island.
Then overtakes me and undertakes me up to the next island.
Has to stop at the traffic lights, tries to put his foot down, only stuck behind someone doing 30m.p.h, and can't overtake either.
Gets to work.
Winter coat, winter hats and winter gloves goes on.
Walks down to switch on my lights.
Gets the newspaper on the way back to Sexy Beast. 
Swaps my newspaper for my big stick.
Now to turn on my other lights.
Let's go to work...🍭
One white Audi had to brake hard as she misjudged how low my stick was!
Black BMW on the other side of the road has to brake hard as she misjudged how far my stick was.
One red taxi didn't try to stop, until I slammed my stick down in the middle of the road.
I had the look of evils when I walked back to the pavement.
One small white electric car driver shook her head as I stopped her!
Finished in one piece.
Down to Morrisons to get some bits.
Then back home.
Coffee Time!
Found a shopping list in my trolley↓
Done some housework.
Put all the Valentine's things away.
Made the Chicken Dinner for tonight.
It went in the oven ready.
Liquid lunch time.
Now to leave to do afternoon shift.
I got my winter coat, winter gloves and winter hat. Turned the first set of lights on. Walked down to use the Public loos. On the way back up, A kind DPD driver let me cross over the road.
Turned on my lights and walked back up the road.
Meets up with my friends for a rabbit!
I said goodbye to my friends.
Now to do the afternoon shift.
It rained on and off.
Lots of BOINGs to give out.
I was glad to finish in one piece.
On the way home I had some fun.
One car pulled out on me, DPD Van nearly crashed in to me coming out of a junction.
Then parked up my arse on the way home!
Cup of brew time!
I put the oven on.
Now to look into today's newspaper.
US No.1 on this day in 1975:
 You're No Good - Linda Ronstadt
US No.1 on this day in 1986:
Whitney Houston - How Will I Know 
Dr Love came home for a sloppy wet one 💋
Dished up the tea.
(Ate it too quick to take a photo)
Catch up on some Top of the Pops.
We caught up with four episodes.
My finger was on the fast button for most of the time!
Sleep Tea Time.
Coffee morning tomorrow.






Monday 21 March 2022

Cabin Fever Not Setting In Yet!

I dress for women - and I undress for men - Angie Dickinson.
Welcome to my Monday Motivation 🎈
Day 6 of me suffering from Covid-19 
Another night of ......↓
Shared a nice breakfast with hubby.
No sloppy wet one or hug.
Feeling terrible after breakfast.
Back to sleep I go....
By the time I woke up, everyone had gone to work or Sixth Form.
I drag myself out of bed,
(Thermal vest goes on still)
Coffee machine goes on.
Goes outside for a nice breath of fresh air.
That's better!
On goes the breadmaker and soup maker.
Time for coffee :)
Caught up with more my good book I am reading.
The bread was ready before lunchtime.
Now to try the bread and the soup out!
Well nice!
Hubby tried for the second time to post the letters to my Prison Pal Pens.
Post Office was shut again!
(He will try again tomorrow!)
I started to write yesterday's blog post.
Tea at 3 
Hubby is playing snooker tonight and visiting his dad as well.
Once I finished blog.
I had to reorder my garlic tablets and more Manuka honey.
Now for a Meat-Free Stir Fry.
I made hubby's Hulk bear some trousers.
Quick look in the newspaper.
Timothy  Dalton  is an English actor. Beginning his career on stage, he made his film debut as Philip II of France in the 1968 historical drama The Lion in Winter. He gained international prominence as the fourth actor to portray fictional secret agent James Bond in the Eon Productions film series, where he starred in The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence to Kill (1989). Dalton has also appeared in the films Flash Gordon (1980), The Rocketeer (1991), Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003), Hot Fuzz (2007), Toy Story 3 (2010) and The Tourist (2010).
He is 76 years old🎈 
UK No.1 on this day in 1998:
RUN DMC v Jason Nevins -
It's Like That
UK No.1 on this day on 2015:
Sam Smith Ft. John Legend -
Lay Me Down.
USA No.1 on this day in 1953:
Patti Page - How Much is the Dog in the Window
USA No.1 on this day in 1964:
The Beatles - She Loves You
USA No.1 on this day in 1981:
REO Speedwagon - Keep On Loving You.
USA No.1 on this day in 1987:
Club Nouveau - Lean On You.
Now to catch up with some amazing hotels...
Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar, Oman↓
 Grand Resort Bad Ragaz, Switzerland↓
Ashford Castle, Ireland↓
The Silo, South Africa
Sleep Tea time.
Hubby won his snooker singles match \o/
In the end, his team won 3-2.
He came back as I was going upstairs.
No sloppy wet one or hug to be given out.
Taking another Covid test tomorrow....
Off to enjoy the king size bed with a good book!









Friday 11 February 2022

Let There Be Cake!

You can e-mail me, but I prefer letters that come through conventional mail. Ilike letters that have been licked by strangers - David Letterman
Welcome back to the Friday Feeling 🎈
Nice warm hug to start Friday with!
Brew with breakfast.
Thermal vest went on.
Going to be a dry day \o/
No frost overnight either.
Uncovered Sexy Beast.
Two winter hats and my big big winter gloves went on.
I put on my lights.
Now to enjoy some Friday Feeling 🎈
Oh dear,
Car drivers just going under my big raised stick!
BOING went my stick!
One woman driver came past me, messing with her hair with both hands,
Who was driving the car????
At lot of cars are missing their front license plates!
Too tight to put it back on.
The flower lorry that normally comes on a Thursday, came today with a extra trailer...
All those red roses for Valentine's Day!
I met up with an ex-worker from Royal Mail.
He made my life hell while my I was work!
Finished in one piece.
I got some cake for everyone.
I picked up the newspaper on the way home.
Coffee machine went on,
As well as the soup maker.
All ready for my friend to come around for coffee, chat and cake.
With Lent starting on March 1st.
No cake or chocolate for 6 weeks!
Good job my Birthday is before March 1st!
My friend arrived.
Yak,yak, yak.
The post arrived.
I had a return letter from one of the other 3 Prison Pal Pals to write back.
He has had Covid twice!
I even had the £30 Dunelm gift card.
£40 to spend in store tomorrow!
I said goodbye to my friend.
Now for some liquid lunch!
Then out for final shift of the week.
I got the two doughnuts ready for my friends.
One hat with gloves went on.
Turned on my lights.
Went back to have a rabbit with my friends and hand out the doughnuts!
Said goodbye to my friends.
Now for my final shift of the week!
I had one lucky van go straight under my outstretched big stick.
Limbo dancing time!
Cars not stopping the otherside either!
I was so glad to finish in one piece!
Fish was put in the oven for tea.
I got on writing yesterday's blog post.
Hubby had a big wet one when he returned from work.
Now to dish up the tea.
We caught up with this week's Dragon's Den.
Hubby and son went out to do some food shopping.
I meanwhile loaded up the dishwasher.
Then to look into today's newspaper.
Vincent Eugene Craddock , known as Gene Vincent, was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly. His 1956 top ten hit with his Blue Caps, "Be-Bop-a-Lula", is considered a significant early example of rockabilly. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Rockabilly Hall of Fame. He is sometimes referred to by his somewhat unusual nickname/moniker The Screaming End.
He would have been 87 years old 🎈
He sadly died in 1971 aged 36. 
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 died on this day in 1994 aged 64 
11 February 1976. Birmingham born, John Curry (aged 26), became the first Briton to win a gold medal for Men’s Figure Skating at the Innsbruck Winter Olympics. Britain’s previous highest place in Men’s Figure Skating had been 4th place.
No.1 in the USA on this day in 1959:
Lloyd Price - Stagger Lee
No.1 in the USA on this day in 1968:
Paul Mauriat - Love Is Blue
Toy Story 2 was released in UK cinemas in 2000.
I helped hubby put the shopping away.
We watched a bit more of "The Godfather".
Sleep Tea time.
Off to bed to enjoy more Friday Feeling 🎈