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How to cope with life without the car

How to cope w/out a car

  Our car needed to go to the hospital. A nasty big lorry reversed into it claiming it didn’t see it! The diary was consulted and we found a couple of days when we could cope without it. I was attending a conference in London and we were going up by train so the garage could have it then. BUT – the […]

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Seasons Greetings!

  This is a special thank you to all my visitors over the the year.   Without you I would be VERY lonely. Thank you for sticking with me, for all your comments and for all the shares on your blogs. Have a wonderful Christmas and a New Year that has peace and happiness for you and your families. Julia […]

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The fire alarm

Fire alarm

Whenever it goes off, the fire alarm is a horrible sound to have ringing in your ears. We are on a little trip in Kent, staying in a hotel and we were woken abruptly earlier this morning by a horrendous sound. It made me think what action we should take in these situations. Believe it A fire alarm is statutory […]

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Nonesuch Cup – supporting the community

Nonesuch cup

As you will know Dear Reader we love to go out for coffee and today we found a new venue – Nonesuch Cup. Why Nonesuch Cup? The definition of the word going way back to the 1580s is a person or thing without equal; paragon.      It is also the name of a flower which I discovered is special […]

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100WCGU – Week #173

100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups

What is 100WCGU?   100WCGU stands for 100 Word Challenge for Grown Ups. Someone asked me why the ‘grown ups’ bit as it seemed odd to add it to a blog post aimed at adults. I explained that it separated this challenge with 100 Word Challenge (find it HERE ) which is a writing challenge for young writers under 16 years […]

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You don’t see a poor dentist

You don't see a poor dentist

You will probably suspect that I’m going to have a bit of a rant with the title of this post but honestly I’m right aren’t I? You don’t see a poor dentist. I hate visiting the dentist I’m terrified of the dentist and hubby, whilst better than me does not look forward to treatment. So, when you find one who […]

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