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Showing posts with label leeks. Show all posts
Showing posts with label leeks. Show all posts

Saturday 13 June 2020

Being A Bit Of A Gooseberry...

We turn not older with years, but newer every day 
- Emily Dickinson
Welcome to my Saturday🎈
 Brew and hug time.
Followed by 
Breakfast 
&
Gets dressed.
Just checking on my supply of Ear Plugs↓
 A bit of yellow for today.
 Where has the sun gone?
 Temperature going up↗↗↗
 Off to get some reduced stuff
The scanner worked....
However when I loaded up the items in the back of the car, I looked at the receipt and saw they hadn't done a deal on the frozen garlic, 3 for £4.
I will be bringing this up next week.
Next was to visit the local Farm Shop.
 They had run out of Leak veggies to grow.
Off to somewhere else to get them from...
 Burcot Garden Centre↑
I got some \o/
 Back home...
 Repots the leeks↓
 &
The Gooseberry bush↓
 Watered all the plants and vegetables.
Time for early lunch↓
It was nice to enjoy some vitamin D in the garden.
We wrote our a shopping list for Lidl.
Later than 3pm,
Tea at 4.30 instead↓
Off to get the shopping↓
 A good book in Lidl↓
 Those rain clouds are coming in↓
 We gets back....
The rain looks like its coming in↓
 Just gets the shopping in↓
 The rain coming in↓
Time for tea.
&
Hill Street Blues
Caught on all of the newspapers.
 Richard  Thomas  is an American actor. He is best known for his leading role as budding author John-Boy Walton in the CBS drama The Waltons, for which he won an Emmy Award, received a nomination for anotherand two Golden Globe Awards. He also starred in the miniseries adaption of Stephen King's It and played Special Agent Frank Gaad on FX's spy thriller series The Americans. He is 69 years old 🎈
 Kathy Burke, English actress and playwright (Absolutely Fabulous,Gimme Gimme Gimme) is 56 years old 🎈
David Gray is a British singer-songwriter. He released his first album in 1993 and received worldwide attention after the release of White Ladder six years later. It was the first of three UK chart-toppers in six years for Gray, of which the latter two also made the Top 17 in the United States. White Ladder became the fifth best-selling album of the 2000s in the UK.
He is 52 years old 🎈 
Jimmy  Dean  was an American country music singer, television host, actor, and businessman. He was the creator of the Jimmy Dean sausage brand as well as the spokesman for its TV commercials.He died aged 81 in 2010.
Off to a warm bed with even warmer hands...
 
 
 


 

Wednesday 22 January 2020

Reaching The Places Only Coffee Can Get To!

It is easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them - Alfred Adler
Welcome to my Hump of the WeekπŸͺ
Hubby is back to the doctors as he has took a turn for the worst!
I miss most of his coughing during the night due to my ear plugs!
(And his snoring)
Now to enjoy tea and hug!
 I gave everyone their sloppy πŸ’‹πŸ’‹πŸ’‹
Now to leave the house↓
 Getting warmer↓
 Today's tree shot↓
 A nice lady gave me a cup of coffee while I was doing my 🍭 job↓
It made up for all the cars that were failing to stop for me!
Back home...
To fit in some housework...
Dishwasher and washing machine on...
Light lunch time↓
 Back to the singing along..↓
I had a quick peak in the newspaper↓
 Bill Bixby was an American
actor, director, producer,but is perhaps best known for his role as scientist Dr. David Banner in the CBS science-fiction drama series The Incredible Hulk.He would have been 86 years old 🎈
He died aged 59 in 1993
Michael Hutchence was an Australian musician, singer-songwriter and actor who co-founded the rock band INXS.He would have been 60 years old🎈
 He died aged 37 in 1997.
Heath Ledger  was an Australian actor and music video director. He died aged 28 in 2008.
I looked across the fields of fun!
 I had a meeting after work.
I still had a nice red face.
More singing along↓
It's getting warmer↓ 
 
 One quick drink and out to do lollipop job.
No lying sun to worry about↓
 While car drivers don't stop,
They still put their hands up at me when they go past.
One man said to me, "I should be given a rocket launcher!"
I finished in one piece.
Back home.
I got changed.
Now onto The Happy Place of Work
Cake anyone?
 After I got finished.
I made leeks in ham in cheese sauce↓
 I was just about to go down to do my last job of the day, when my younger brother turned up.
On and on....he went.
Plus another half an hour outside.
I finally got down to work with some great tunes↓ 
 When I finally got home,
I just needed my bed......
Those rollers were kicked off..↓
 I need sleep Zzzzzz

 
  

Sunday 26 November 2017

Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom) Sunday

I joined the Wide Awake Club last night.
Tucked in the bad foot all ready for bed.
 Couldn't sleep.
Easy listening songs went onto Amazon Echo.
(A little bit of Jim Reeves)
Read the newspaper.
Back off to sleep...ZzzzzπŸ˜ͺ
Later on, back up for a nibble and wee.
 
 Now to try to master the pom poms.
I followed the instructions on the back.
Useless...
Should have watched the You Tube video first!
 Had to unwind all the wool...😢
Let's try again...
 
 Done the 1st one....
Another 3 to do....
 Now for our tea,
Leeks wrapped in ham,in cheese sauce.
Nice start for the week.....