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Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Tequilla Time!

I don't want to sound paranoid, but that electronic line judge knows who I am - John McEnroe.
Welcome to my Tuesday πŸ’«
Still tossing and turning during the night :(
Had a nice brew with Breakfast later on.
No wet sloppy one or warm hug for hubby just yet.
At least the sun is out!
Then went back to sleep for a bit.
The Spur of energy returned!
Dressed, and coffee machine went on.
Outside I go to breath in some fresh air!
Started up Sexy Beast.
Now to soak up those important sun's rays!
Better take another Covid Test before lunch.
Oh dear, won't be going back to work just yet!
Day 7 of having Covid!
Warmed up the last of the soup.
Yum!
Hubby finally got to send my letters to my Prison Pen Pals \o/
I got yesterday's blog post wrote.
Tea at 3.
Then it is time to put the tea in the oven.
The food from the Magic Bag, hubby got on Monday was being eaten.
When hubby came back from work.
NO SLOPPY WET ONES FOR HIM :(
Tea got served up.
Now for a bit of Top of the Pops from 1992.
Freddie Mercury & Montserrat CaballΓ© - Barcelona
Annie Lennox - Walking On Broken Glass.
A bit of fast forwarding on the two episodes.
Now to look into today's newspaper.
Pete Wylie  is an English singer/songwriter and guitarist, best known as the leader of the band variously known as Wah!, Wah! Heat, Shambeko! Say Wah!, JF Wah!, The Mighty Wah! and Wah! The Mongrel.
He is 64 years old 🎈 
Dan Hartman  was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. Among songs he wrote and recorded were "Free Ride" with the Edgar Winter Group, and the solo hits "Relight My Fire", "Instant Replay", "I Can Dream About You", "We Are the Young" and "Second Nature". "I Can Dream About You", his most successful song, reached No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1984 and No. 12 on the UK Singles Chart in 1985. The James Brown song "Living in America", which Hartman co-wrote and produced, reached No. 4 on March 1, 1986.Hartman co-wrote the 1980 disco song "Love Sensation" recorded by Loleatta Holloway, which has been sampled on numerous records, including the 1989 Black Box track "Ride on Time".
He sadly died on this day in 1994 aged 43.
Noel Scott Engel , better known by his stage name Scott Walker, was a British-American singer-songwriter, composer and record producer who resided in England. Walker was known for his emotive baritone voice and his unorthodox stylistic path which took him from being a sophisticated teen pop icon in the 1960s to an avant-garde musician in the 21st century. Walker's success was largely in the United Kingdom, where his first four solo albums reached the top ten. He lived in the UK from 1965 onward and became a UK citizen in 1970.
He sadly died on this day in 2019 aged 76. 
UK No.1 on this day in 1962:
The Shadows - Wonderful Land 
UK No.1 on this day in 1975:
Bay City Rollers - Bye Bye Baby.
UK No.1 on this day in 1980:
The Jam - Going Underground
USA No.1 on this day in 1958:
The Champs - Tequila
USA No.1 on this day in 1975:
Frankie Valli - My Eyes Adore You 
USA No.1 on this day in 1980:
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall (pt 2)
USA No.1 on this day in 1986:
Heart - These Dreams
Sleep Tea time.
Time for separate bedrooms.
I take my book to bed and have a good long read for an hour.
Going to be a sunny Hump tomorrow 🐫

 
 


 


 

 
 
 

Tuesday, 4 January 2022

Getting Ready To Go Back!

"Did you notice the heavy fog last night?"
"No, nothing wakes me!" - Morecambe and Wise 
Welcome to my Tuesday πŸ‘
Nice warm hug to start Tuesday with.
Breakfast with brew.
I gave hubby a sloppy wet πŸ’‹ before he left for work.
Then I enjoyed the king-size bed for an hour.
Then up I got!
My son finished another jigsaw last night.
(Took him 4 hours to do)
Thermal vest went on.
Dressed.
Now out to get some fresh air.
Good job I got my thermals on!
I gets the newspaper and fills up Sexy Beast with fuel.
Back home I go.
Puts on the coffee machine.
Two baskets of washing goes upstairs to be sorted out.
Tumble drier back on for a bit.
Now for the much needed coffee.
Then I get on with writing 2 blog posts.
All the way to lunch!
Second time I sent Dunelm a email about my order....
Heard nothing from the first email I sent them!
Lunch.
Mmmm homemade soup.
The temperatures are going to drop down tonight.
Covered up Sexy Beast.
Back on the Wobbly Work Wheel tomorrow🍭
Lollipop Stick went back in...
Now for a belated Tea at 3.
More fabric arrived and a Me to You Bear.
Finally could unwrap my Pooh bear I had for Christmas.
Our Prime Minister was giving a press conference...
Hubby came home and a sloppy wet πŸ’‹.
We had Vegetarian Burgers for tea.
Once the dishwasher was loaded up.
I had a nice hot shower.
Chopped up more veg and the soup maker went back on.
Now to look inside the newspaper.
Mark  Hollis  was a British 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 67 years old 🎈
He sadly died aged 64 in 2019.
Gerry Rafferty was a Scottish rock singer-songwriter. His solo hits in the late 1970s included "Baker Street", "Right Down the Line" and "Night Owl", as well as "Stuck in the Middle with You", which was recorded with the band Stealers Wheel in 1973. 
He died on this day aged 63 in 2011.
UK No.1 on this day in 1957:
 Guy Mitchell - Singing The Blues
The ABC action series StreetHawk starring Rex Smith as "Jesse Mach", a desk bound cop who secretly fights crime as the test pilot for a prototype combat motorcycle, airs its first episode on this date in 1985.
Sleep Tea Time.
Back on the Wobbly Work Wheel 🍭 tomorrow.


 
 


 

Friday, 12 November 2021

Putting My Hands Up For The Friday Feeling!

When I finally met Mr Right, I had no idea his first name was 'Always' - Rita Rudner.
Welcome back to the Friday Feeling 🎈
Nice big hug to start Friday!
Brew with breakfast.
Thermal vest goes on.
Dressed.
Gives hubby a nice sloppy wet one πŸ’‹ before I left.
I parks in the hall car park, I see a Doctor walk across the car park. It's Booster Jabs today instead of Sunday.
(As the High Street is shut for Rememberance Sunday)
I got back into Sexy Beast and parked in the other car park.
No gloves needed.
Puts on my lights.
Let's get it on...🍭
Oh dear, having people doing emergency stops as they are going too fast! 
One red van went under my stick.
BOING BOING time!
One Audi car done a emergency stop on the other side of the road. I had a Driving Instructor on my side, just shook his head when he saw it.
At least I finished in one piece!
Now to visit Morrisons...
While I was in, I bumped into my friend I talk to before I do my afternoon shift. Then one of my good friends was in there as well and we all had a good chat with our facemasks on!
I said goodbye and carried on shopping.
I noticed the CD which I bought and should be coming today.
Once paid for my shopping.
I went and got the newspaper on the way home.
I puts on the coffee machine.
The Naughty Elf was after the beer already!
Nice to enjoy a cup of coffee.
Puts the shopping away afterwards.
Time for early lunch.
My CD has arrived!
Be listening to it on the way to work.
Speaking of work.
Time for part 2.
I parked around the corner, as the Hall Car Park was rammed.
No gloves were not needed.
I turned on my lights.
Then off to have a rabbit with my friends.
Wished everyone a good weekend.
Now to get on with the last shift of the week.
Oh dear it's carrying on from this morning.
One car stopped at the last minute, nearly running a parent over and nearly driving into my stick that was in the middle of the road!
At least I finished in one piece!
Home Time.
Time for a much needed brew!
I put the tea in the oven.
Now to write yesterday's blog post.
I gives hubby a sloppy wet one πŸ’‹ when he comes home.
Tea is ready.
I publishes the blog post.
Has a quick look in today's newspaper.
Brian Hyland  is an American pop singer and instrumentalist who was particularly successful during the early 1960s. He continued recording into the 1970s. AllMusic journalist Jason Ankeny says "Hyland's puppy-love pop virtually defined the sound and sensibility of bubblegum during the pre-Beatles era." Although his status as a teen idol faded, he went on to release several country-influenced albums and had additional chart hits later in his career. 
He is 78 years old 🎈
Booker Taliaferro Jones Jr. is an American multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, record producer and arranger, best known as the frontman of the band Booker T. & the M.G.'s. He has also worked in the studios with many well-known artists of the 20th and 21st centuries, earning him a Grammy Award for lifetime achievement.
He is 77 years old 🎈 
William Holden (born William Franklin Beedle Jr.;) was an American actor, one of the biggest box-office draws of the 1950s. Holden won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the film Stalag 17 (1953) and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for the television film The Blue Knight (1973). Holden starred in some of Hollywood's most popular and critically acclaimed films, including Sunset Boulevard (1950), Sabrina (1954), Picnic (1955), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), The Wild Bunch (1969) and Network (1976). He was named one of the "Top 10 Stars of the Year" six times (1954–1958, 1961), and appeared as 25th on the American Film Institute's list of 25 greatest male stars of Classical Hollywood cinema. 
He died on this day in 1981 aged 63.
Warren Clarke (born Alan James Clarke) was an English actor. He appeared in many films after a significant role as Dim in Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange. His television appearances included Dalziel and Pascoe (as Detective Superintendent Andy Dalziel), The Manageress and Sleepers
He died in 2014 aged 67. 
We blew up the balloons up ready for my late mum's 77th Birthday for tomorrow.
Sleep Tea time.
Time to go to bed early......
Night all x