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Saturday, 28 November 2020

Another Wild Saturday Night....

Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world -
 Marilyn Monroe
Welcome to my Saturday๐Ÿ‘ฟ
We had a nice lie in.
Followed by a warm hug and brew.
Breakfast.
Dressed.
Hubby sorted out what we have in the freezers. As we have to make room for the small turkey for Christmas Day.
We had our second Christmas card
Some nice material arrived just in time to make some Christmas face masks!
Nice cup of coffee...
We wrote out the list for the shopping....
One of our children got the list from next door for his shopping.
I attempted to write yesterday's blog post.
It was taking longer than expected...
(Kept replaying Jesus Jones and some of the other 60's to sing along to!)
Hubby went to get the shopping in.
I bought another sewing table to do up.
Make the most of the time before I go 
BACK TO WORK.... 
&
Curtain ties for the living room.
(The colour goes with the curtains!)
Once hubby and son come back.
The tea gets put in the oven.
I just finished the blog when tea was ready to be served up!
We watched one episode of 
Season 11 of Hell's Kitchen...
Then watched↓
I needed cheering up after that.
I earlier was looking through my late dad's DVDs and came across a feel good movie↓↓
Really brilliant film!
Now to watch the final of 
Hell's Kitchen season 11.
The winner was:
Ja'Nel
(I preferred Mary to win..)
Now onto Season 12....
With Sleep Tea.
Leslie Nielsen  was a Canadian actor, comedian and producer. With a career spanning 60 years, He appeared in more than 100 films and 150 television programs, portraying more than 220 characters.
He died on this day in 2010 aged 84. 
We kept the heating on bit longer.....
As we needed the bedroom warmed up for later......

 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 

Thursday, 9 July 2020

Camping Bed Anyone?

When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always of, he always declaires that it is his duty - George Bernard Shaw
Welcome to my cloudy,wet Thursday.
After being on the sofa since↓
  I went back upstairs to bed,
4 hours later...
Brew and hug time↓
 I had breakfast.
I needed to go back to sleep.
(Which I did)
Hubby went and got the newspaper.
Then off to work he went
(To the living room).
I rose later on.....
Much needed coffee...↓
 Quick look into the newspaper↓
 Marc Almond, OBE  is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Almond first began performing and recording in the synthpop/new wave duo Soft Cell. He has also had a diverse career as a solo artist. His collaborations include a duet with Gene Pitney on the 1989 UK number one single "Something's Gotten Hold of My Heart". Almond's career spanning over four decades has enjoyed critical and commercial acclaim, and he has sold over 30 million records worldwide. He spent a month in a coma after a near-fatal motorcycle accident in 2004 and later became a patron of the brain trauma charity Headway. He was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2018 New Year Honours for services to arts and culture.He is 63 years old.๐ŸŽˆ
 The rain was pouring down.
I breathed in some fresh air.
Back on to the blog.....
Light lunch time↓
Let's see how hot it is in the USA↓↓↓
 Finished writing the blog.
That was published.
Just in time for 
Tea at 3 
Sorted out all my material to play with the big monster tomorrow↓
 Once hubby finished work
&
The tea was put in the oven...
Time for more...
 Chicken and wedges for tea↓
 It was still raining when I went to work.
Nice big tune to start work with↓
 It had thankfully stopped raining when I got back.
Snuck one more episode in....
With some sleep tea↓
 We have 244 episodes to watch before we finish the whole boxset!
Fingers crossed I don't end up sleeping on the sofa later.....
(I might get a fold up camping bed, as the sofa doesn't make for sleeping on for a long time,in for the long haul!)
At least it's Friday tomorrow๐Ÿฟ 
 
 
 
 

Wednesday, 17 June 2020

Restarting The Hump Day!

I'm going to stay in show business until I'm the last one left - 
George Burns
Welcome to my Hump of the Week๐Ÿช
Someone was shuffling across the landing at 4am and it woke me up!
Then the loud snoring from Sleeping Beauty was keeping me awake....
Downstairs I went to escape↓↓↓↓
 Quick brew before I fell asleep↓
  Sleeping Beauty woke me up at 6.10am for breakfast.
 Hug and brew time↑↑↑
I was so tired to get the newspaper.
I went back to sleep in the warm bed.
Hubby had to get up for work....and get the newspaper....
I gets up later on.
Hot shower and a strong coffee to restart the day! 
Quick read of the newspaper↓
 Barry Manilow  is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, musician, producer and actor with a career that has spanned more than 50 years. His hit recordings include "Could It Be Magic", "Mandy", "I Write the Songs", "Can't Smile Without You" and "Copacabana (At the Copa)".He is 77 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
 Out for a quick ride in the Sexy Beast↓
 It's getting warm↗↗↗
 Nips into my local Farm Shop.
The women in front of me...spents £90 between them.
I didn't spent too much↓
 In the barrel they get planted↓
 Light lunch time↓

 Blog time....
Tea at 3 time↓
 We get 3/6 on the Tv themes quiz.
Completed my Food Handling Course on-line.
Passes it.
Gets the evening meal done as well.
Nice bit of lamb↓ 
 We watch one episode of:
Off to work I go↓
 
 
 Big tune to start with↓
 Gets home.
I have a nice bowl of strawberries and cream.
Hubby goes to bed as he started snoring while I was watching the newspaper review.
Quick sleep tea...
Hoping I won't be wide awake tonight!
 

 

Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Pass Me Another Light Please!

Anything you try to fix will take longer and cost more than you thought - Murphy's Law
Welcome to Tuesday's lockdown ๐ŸŽˆ
I had my hug and cuppa↓
  I wasn't feeling very well.
Off to sleep I went.
Hubby went out to get the newspaper.
 Hubby's view from outside↑
Hubby goes to work↓
 I wakes up feeling refreshed.
Coffee time↓
 Has a quick look in the newspaper↓
 Richard Chamberlain, American actor (Dr Kildare),He is 86 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
 Herb Alpert is an American jazz musician most associated with the group variously known as Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass, or TJB. Alpert is also a recording industry executive, the "A" of A&M Records, a recording label he and business partner Jerry Moss founded and eventually sold to PolyGram.He is 85 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
 Christopher Walken  is an American actor, singer, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter, and dancer, who has appeared in more than 100 films and television programs.He is 77 years old.๐ŸŽˆ
I goes outside for vitamin D↓
 Sorted out a bit of the garden↓
 
 
 
 
 Felt better after that.
Coffee and nibble time↓
 Followed by
Light lunch
Digs out the wool, ready for the pom pom making↓
 
 Gets changed.
Off to the Happy Place Of Work.
Tomorrow is my last day there.
As I am going furlough.
I come back to catch up on↓
 Polish dumplings for tea↓
Now off to burn that off with work↓
 
 Gets home to check if my bathroom light has turned up↓
No sign of it.
Oh dear, it has been sent back to sender!!!!!!!!!!!
On the look out for another bathroom light now!
Watches another episode of↓
 I'm on a misson to get my hands on another bathroom light tomorrow!