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Showing posts with label Lent. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Lent. Show all posts

Wednesday, 31 March 2021

Making Full Use Of The Sunny Hump!

Dancing with her was like moving a piano - Ring Lardner
Welcome to my Hump of the Week πŸͺ
Warm hug with brew.
Breakfast.
I gets the kids up ready for school.
Dressed.
I gives hubby a wet one before he leaves for work.πŸ’‹
Both kids have two wet ones before they leave to go to school.πŸ’‹ 
I go outside for some much need fresh air.
I feed the birds and give them some fresh water.
I needed to find my pom pom makers.
While on the search, I tidied up the corner of the room where all my wool and fabric is stored.
Found what I was looking for...
Just need to put everything back.
Coffee time.
Unloads and loads up dishwasher.
Time to play my rather large playlist.
Blog time.
More Prima Makes mags arrive.
Pity I have number 5 and 20 already.
I will resell them on in the coming weeks.
Lunchtime arrives...
Nice and sunny Hump today.
Better the make the most of sunshine today...
The temperatures are going down tomorrow ↓↓↓
 Now to enjoy some rays of sunshine.
Even going to have
Tea at 3 outside.
Then it's on the get the tea for later.
Nice red casserole pot comes out...
Once all put in, it goes into the oven on a low temperature....
Now to play with my pom pom makers....
Hubby comes home to a big sloppy wet kiss πŸ’‹
He gives me today's newspaper.
William Daniels  is an American actor, known for his roles as Dr. Mark Craig in the NBC drama St. Elsewhere, for which he won two Emmy Awards, and as George Feeny in the ABC sitcom Boy Meets World. He was president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1999 to 2001.
He is also associated with his performances as the father of Benjamin Braddock (Dustin Hoffman) in The Graduate (1967), as Howard in Two for the Road, as John Adams in the 1972 musical film 1776, as Carter Nash in Captain Nice, and as the voice of KITT in Knight Rider. In 2014, he returned to his role as Mr. Feeny in Girl Meets World, the sequel to Boy Meets World.
He is 94 years old🎈
 Christopher Walken (born Ronald Walken) is an American actor, who has appeared in more than 100 films and television programs, including Annie Hall (1977), The Deer Hunter (1978), The Dogs of War (1980), The Dead Zone (1983), A View to a Kill (1985), King of New York (1990), Batman Returns (1992), True Romance (1993), Pulp Fiction (1994), Antz (1998), Vendetta (1999), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Joe Dirt (2001), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Click (2006), Hairspray (2007), Seven Psychopaths (2012), the first three Prophecy films, The Jungle Book (2016), and Irreplaceable You (2018). He has received a number of awards and nominations, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for The Deer Hunter. He was nominated for the same award and won BAFTA and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Catch Me If You Can. His films have grossed more than $1 billion in the United States alone.
He is 78 years old 🎈
Rod Allen (born Rodney Bainbridge, in Leicester) was  the lead vocals, bass of the 60s group The Fortunes.
He would have been 77 years old🎈
He sadly died aged 63 in 2008
 
Trying to find out how the house sale going on.
Been fobbed off by the Solicitors dealing with the house sale and the Estate Agents can't speak to me, because they can only talk to the younger brother....
Funny when they want something signed, they get in contact with me!
Time to dish up the food!
Slowed cooked chicken with vegetables.
Hubby and younger son went off to Lidl's to do some top up shopping.
While getting ready, the younger son caught his pocket of his coat on the bannister.
Ripppppppp
I will be sewing the pocket back on tomorrow!!
Getting the hang of making pom poms again.
 
 Hubby and son came back from Lidl.
They put the shopping away.
Hubby and I put all 3 green bins and neighbour's green bin out ready to be emptied tomorrow.
We caught up with two Hoarding Programmes that was on Channel 5.
Sleep tea time.
Last day of work and school for hubby and kids for the Easter Holiday tomorrow.
Lent finishes on Saturday \o/
Then it's Mocha time!


 

 

 
 
 

 
 
 

Tuesday, 23 February 2021

Circling That Important Date...

I'd rather be a failure at something I love than a success at something I hate - George Burns
 Welcome to my Tuesday πŸ’‹
Hug with a brew to start the day.
Breakfast.
Hubby went and got the newspaper.
I went back to enjoy the kingsize bed...
Later on I had a lovely coffee in bed with a quick read of the newspaper.
Mike Maxfield (born in Manchester, England) is an English songwriter and guitarist, who came to fame as a member of The Dakotas. He composed "Cruel Sea", a song which was first recorded by The Ventures . The Dakotas later recorded an instrumental version of the track, which was one of the group's biggest hits. 
He is 77 years old 🎈

Now to face the world!
I go outside for some fresh air.
It was so warm, all the windows got opened.
I had my letter to tell me to shield until March 31st.
Not long to go until I have the 1st dose of the Covid-19 vaccine...
Not long until my Birthday either 🎈
I chopped some peppers,onions, mushrooms, and garlic ready for tonight's tea of Smoked Haddock fillets with cheddar and mustard sauce.
Now for lunchtime.
We had to guess the year while having lunch.
I have added own selection of hits.....↓
Then I got on writing yesterday's blog post.
I enjoyed listening to lots of Guy Mitchell songs like↓ 
Time for Tea at 3
5 weeks and 3 days left of Lent!
There is a circle on the calender when Lent finishes↓
Puts the oven on for the tea to cook.
Once hubby had finished work.
Caught up today's episode of Judge Rinder↓
Tea is Served.
Lethal Weapon 2 to watch↓
Great funny film :)
Sleep tea time.
We watched the newspaper review.
Hubby will be getting the Daily Mirror tomorrow as well as our normal newspaper and neighbour's magazine.
"Why?" You ask....
Cold Cases of the 60s and 70s...↑↑↑
Let's hope we have a dry Hump tomorrow🐫





 
 
 



 

 

Tuesday, 16 February 2021

That's Enough Cake For Now!

All the things I really like to do either illegal, immoral, or fattening - Alexander Woollcott
Welcome to my TuesdayπŸ’ƒ
Brew with hug.
Breakfast.
Hubby is working from home today \o/
Missed our chance to go for a walk.
Into Sexy Beast instead.
Gets the newspaper.
Back just time for hubby to start work.
Coffee time.
Quick look in the newspaper.
Lesley  Goldstein , known professionally as Lesley Gore, was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and activist. At the age of 16 (in 1963), she recorded the pop hit "It's My Party" (a US number one), and followed it up with other hits, including the #2 hit "You Don't Own Me", and seven further Billboard top 40 hits. 
She died on this day in 2015 aged 68.
The bread was made after 2 hours :)
Lent starts tomorrow.
No cake or chocolate for 6 weeks!
Better finish these off with hubby↓
I start to write two blog posts.
Lunchtime.
Carry on writing the blog posts.
Tea at 3.
(Last day for cake for 6 weeks)↓
Once hubby finishes work,
Off to collect my order.
Upgrade on our 9 year old wok!
Nice little Bee for my tree↓
Everyone had their pancakes.
(I don't like pancakes at all)
I had a veggie option:
  Fried mushrooms,yellow pepper,onions,garlic with stilton cheese,
with a Chedder Cheese and Spinach parcel.
Yum yum.
We have over 20 episodes of Judge Rinder to get through.
We got through 3 episodes and learnt so much!
Sleep Tea time ↑↑
Back on the Hump 🐫 and Lent tomorrow.