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Showing posts with label waitrose. Show all posts
Showing posts with label waitrose. Show all posts

Saturday 11 November 2023

Must Leave The Large Nutcrackers Alone!

One time I said, "You should jog around the block."
He said,"Why? I'm already here." - Phyllis Diller
Welcome to my Saturday Fun 😎
Breakfast and Brew.
We Listened to "The Sounds of the 60s"
UK Top 3 - 1966
3: Four Tops - Reach Out, I'll Be There
2: Manfred Mann - Semi - Detached Suburban Mr James
1: Beach Boys - Good Vibrations.
Time to add those big big sunglasses.
Now to leave the house.
Off to do some food shopping
Nutcrackers time!
We go into Iceland, and Lidl.
Coffee and nibble.
Onto Waitrose.

We stopped at 11am.
However some people in the cafe kept talking and someone was using the coffee machine for a takeaway coffee.
We paid for our shopping.
Back home to unpack our shopping.
Liquid lunch time.
Wrote yesterday's blog post.
Now to try on tomorrow's outfit for the Rememberance Parade.
Pity it's going to rain tomorrow.
It will be hidden by a rain mac.
I had a hot shower.
Followed by tea.
We watched some James Whale.
Followed by the news and newspaper review.
Sleep Tea time.
Early night.
Busy day tomorrow.




Saturday 18 March 2023

Giving More!

We ought never do wrong when people are looking - Mark Twain
 Welcome to my Saturday Fun πŸ˜€
We lay in bed listening to "The Sounds of the 60s"
Top 3 From 1960
Perry Como - Delaware
Percy Faith - Theme From Summer Place
Johnny Preston - Running Bear
Breakfast and Brew.
Still put on my thermal vest on.
Loaded up the car full of books.
First stop was to drop 3 bags and a lettuce box of books to the Charity Shop I visit.
Got my newspaper from the nearby Newsagents.
Next we got hubby's car cleaned in the car wash.
Next to enjoy a coffee and nibble (Plant based)
Back home to pick more books to drop off.
Dropped more books off at Coughton Court.
Then we popped into Waitrose....
I got some nice reduced food.
Then onto Lidl's we go.
Done the week's shopping.
Back home to unload it all.
Put the shopping away.
Liquid Lunch time. 
It's Heardle Time!
Heardle 50s:
Heardle 60s:
My results:
I put the tea in the oven.
I had a quick look in the newspaper.
UK Number One on this day in 1965:
The Rolling Stones - The Last Time
US Number one on this day in 1967:
The Beatles - Penny Lane
US Number One on this day in 1978:
Bee Gees - Night Fever.
Tea is ready.
As we have tickets to watch John Wick 4 next weekend....
So let's start from the beginning...
Sleep Tea Time.
Bed time, 
Another exciting day tomorrow 🌸🌸



Saturday 17 December 2022

Having More Rainbows!

 "Christmas, here again. Let us raise a loving cup; Peace on earth, goodwill to men, and make them do the washing up." -
 Wendy Cope
Welcome to my fun Saturday πŸŽ…
Up nice and early.....
We listen to "Sounds of the 60s" in bed. 
UK Top 3 in 1967. 
The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour. 
Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home
The Beatles - Hello, Goodbye.
Breakfast with Brew.
I actually had some post on a Saturday \o/
My Me to Bears have arrived.
We loaded up the car with some donated items to the Recycle shop in Stratford Upon Avon.
The temperature is going up ↗↗↗
On to Stratford we go...
They had the four boxes of items off us.
Now for us to look around....
I got two X-Files boxsets.
We had lunch on the way back.
We popped into Alcester.
We nipped into Waitrose to get some bits.
Nice Price!
There was a shopping list in our trolley.
Once we got our bits.
Off to Lidl to do our food shopping.
Nice sunset when we came out.
When we got home, we unpacked the car of the shopping.
While hubby put the shopping away.
I added more Rainbows to the garden.
It was getting cold and dark.
Back in the house to start on the tea.
I forgot to buy some red wine to add to the tea.
On the shopping list that went.
I pan fried the beef and it went into the oven.
While that was cooking.
It was Heardle Time.
Heardle 60s:
My answers:
Then I looked into today's newspaper.
Sir Tommy Steele is 86 years old today 🎈
US No.1 on this day in 1994:
Ini Kamoze - Here Comes The Hotstepper 
Tea is ready!
Now to catch up with 3 episodes of "Yellowstone"
We have one more episode left to watch before there is a break .....
Sleep Tea time!
Off to that warm 16 tog duvet!