Jingles, ditties & persuasion!

You push a little button & make hot chocolate, You push a little button & make some tea, The world’s gone mad just pushing little buttons But what about you & me?    You push a little button to make a motor car, You push a little button to watch TV Night & day we’re pushing little buttons But what […]

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Happy NOT to….

Although this is a long time coming, this post is in reply to the meme set down by Susie over at New Day. It was originally the Happy 101 meme but Susie put a slant on it and  I’m going to combine the two. Here are 5 things I’m really happy NOT to have to do anymore!: Please click to sharehttp://juliasplace.org.uk/fun-things/happy-not-to/Follow

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Sid – Photo meme

This post is in reply to the challenge laid down by Paula  in her special ring binder section for memes at Battling On Here are the rules: 1.Open your first (oldest) photo folder in your computer library 2. Scroll to the 10th photo 3. Post the photo and the story behind it 4. Tag 3 (it was 5 but lots of […]

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Move Over Liberace!

  I can’t remember when we got the piano. It was an old upright. The sort you might see in a pub back in the fifties. I’ve no idea where it came from either or why we got it. Mother had played as a child apparently but had never given me the impression that it was something that was missing […]

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Spending Time!

 I am a member of a great forum (UKGovernors) & occasionally we have a post on a ‘Fun Section’. I was having a bit of a down day,really feeling sorry for myself when I saw  this . It really stopped me in my tracks. Something To Think About! Imagine that you had won the following prize in a contest: Each morning your bank […]

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Not quite the magnificent seven!

In order to receive this wonderful Kreativ Blogger Award I have been tagged by Chris over at Thinly Spread & Maggy at RedTedArt to tell you seven things about me that you may not know. Now that is likely to be a bit tricky because you all know quite a bit already but I do so love the  Kreativ Blogger Award […]

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Response to ‘Dear Mrs.Headmistress’

This post is a ‘tongue-in-cheek’ response to Paula’s ‘Dear Mrs. Headmistress’ Dear Mrs Battle, Thank you for your letter received this morning. It was most generous of you to contact me during the holidays. The contents of your letter were most interesting & I suspect you are not alone in these problems of unruly children at bedtime. My own piloting […]

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