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Showing posts with label Sunday lie-in. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Sunday lie-in. Show all posts

Sunday 16 August 2020

Making Full Use Of The Mouth Battery!

Envy is pain at the good fortune of others. - Aristotle
Welcome to my Sunday๐Ÿฟ
I woke up a few times during the early morning due to the snores, but managed to go back to sleep.....
 Brew and hug time.
Breakfast.
Gets dressed.
Writes out a Birthday Card↓
 Gives hubby a sloppy ๐Ÿ’‹.
Takes out Sexy Beast for a ride↓

Sees my first good friend.
Gives her the Birthday card for her son's Birthday tomorrow.
She says she has a new job starting next month in the near-by school.
"Well done!" I say.
Some of the people who work with her, have been showing a lots of envy and jealousy towards her new job.
We had a good chat for over a hour!
I felt better for the chat, I hope she felt the same.
On to see another friend around the corner.
I brought my own blue milk, as I can't drink green milk anymore.
Stayed there for over an hour and half...
Jaw was starting to hurt!
Back home
 
  Hubby had gone for a walk to get the newspaper before I got back.
Time for lunch↓
We watched the afternoon session of the World Championship snooker.
The thunder and rain came in....
Did some tidying up afterwards.
Hubby made the tea.
Hot dogs....mmmmmm.
We watched the short final of the World Snooker Championship \o/
We had two more episodes left of Season 5 of NYPD Blue to watch↓
 With some sleep tea for me↓
Getting excited to mount the Wobbly Work Wheel ๐ŸŽก tomorrow↑↑

Sunday 12 July 2020

Better Start On The Apples.....

I can live for two months on a compliment - Mark Twain
We had a little bit of a lie-in....
Hubby and youngest son are having a haircut this morning.....
 Brew and hug↑
Breakfast.
Dressed.
Out for a mini-walk in the sunshine↓
 Back for a much needed coffee↓
&
Christine  Perfect , known professionally as Christine McVie following her marriage to John McVie, is an English singer, songwriter and keyboardist, best known as one of the three lead vocalists and the keyboardist of Fleetwood Mac. She joined the band in 1970. She has also released three solo albums. McVie is known for her contralto vocals and her direct but poignant lyrics, which concentrated on love and relationships. AllMusic describes her as an "Unabashedly easy-on-the-ears singer/songwriter, and the prime mover behind some of Fleetwood Mac's biggest hits." Eight of her songs appeared on Fleetwood Mac's 1988 Greatest Hits album.She is 77 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
David Carr, keyboard player in the original line-up (The Fortunes), died in  2011 from a heart attack, aged 67
Hubby and son went off to the Barbers for haircuts.
I caught up with my blog. 
Wow when hubby came back....
He had lost 2 stone off his head!!!
Now to celebrate with a little ride!

Nice and warm!
We are going to visit Burcot Garden Centre.
It is closing down at the end of the month to make way for houses...:( :(
  Oh dear when we got there....
Nothing left...
50% off the Xmas things↓
 
 Table and chairs anyone↓↓↓
 Christmas lights??
Waved goodbye to the garden centre↓
 I got some bird seed, some nice coffee, and some flowers for my parent's grave↓
 Off now to see my parents...
 On March 14th...
I came here to visit my parent's grave.
I got chatting to an elderly man for a good 45 minutes, as he was tending his late wife's grave↓↓↓
(He is at his wife's grave, when I took this photo)↓
It was sad to see, he had now passed away.
I found out from the flowers on his grave, his name was Bill↓

 I told my parents I would be back up in the week, with some lavender plants.
Back home.
 Time for strong coffee↓
 Light lunch time outside↓
We did the Tv themes Quiz from Friday.
3/6 we got.
While I wrote yesterday's blog.
Hubby got some of the apples of the tree↓ 
 Just put my order for some shortcrust pastry, lots of apple pies to eat over the next 12 months!
We had a nice lamb tea..
 Now to break open Series 2 of NYPD Blue↓
 With sleep tea of course↓
 2 episodes watched....
Back on that tiny Wobbly Work Wheel ๐ŸŽก tomorrow...


 

Sunday 19 April 2020

Let's Be Careful Out There!

A short cut is the longest distance between two points -
 Murphy's Law
Welcome to my Sunday.
I got up early for a cup of tea.
(I left Sleeping Beauty alone to snore)
I opened the living room curtains.
 Tea with vitamin C↓
 Hubby gets up,
We have breakfast.
Back to bed we go....
Adult time...
We get up later on.
Coffee and cake time↓
 Bread filled up for the birds.
We go for a walk,
(Up and down the road twice)
Light lunch time↓
 Another nap time.
(Not feeling very well)
Feeling a lot better after the nap.
Warmed up too!
Decided to have the stir fry tonight instead of tomorrow.
Nice and warm↓
 Goes on All4.
Now to watch a great show from the 80s for free!
Watches two episodes from season three.
Break time.
Shower time.
The back to watching it with snacks and pom pom making.
 
Checked whose Birthday it was today.
Alan Price  is an English musician, best known as the original keyboardist for the British band the Animals and for his subsequent solo work.He is 78 years old๐ŸŽˆ
Tim Curry  is an English actor and singer. He is known for working in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television, most often portraying villainous characters. Curry rose to prominence with his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975), reprising the role he had originated in the 1973 London and the 1974 Los Angeles stage productions of The Rocky Horror Show.He is 74 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
 Francis  Howard, better known by his stage-name Frankie Howerd, was an English comedian and comic actor whose career spanned six decades.He died aged 75 years old in 1992.
Watched the Newspapers Review.
Followed by watching Donald Trump↓
Off to bed with the ear plugs.
Back on a tiny Wobbly Work Wheel๐ŸŽก tomorrow.