It was a good idea for a blog……I dreamed up whilst waiting for the dentist-Now I am home I’m blank!

I  was sat in the dentists waiting room this morning, whiling away the time, &  dreamed up a super idea for today’s Blog. But by the time I ‘d seen the dentist,  been in a couple of shops trying to buy mum some bed socks, Tesco’s for some flowers & driven home – where I … More It was a good idea for a blog……I dreamed up whilst waiting for the dentist-Now I am home I’m blank!

A month in Paris-1906

As I mentioned in my last blog- I was rereading a few recollections I gathered ten years ago, re members of my mothers family. Probably no interest to most- but during summer 1906 my great grandparents Rev James Redfearn, a Methodist minister, &  his wife Alice Maud spent a month in Paris,  helping out at … More A month in Paris-1906

Grey

Looking out the window today, yesterday, all week it has been grey.I was talking to mum in Nov last year- saying there were still a few roses here & there in the garden, and she said her grandma ‘ Alice Maud’ who she was named  after, often would pick one on Xmas day (as she … More Grey

Hoarding

A new years resolution I should make ( perhaps) is to stop hoarding- card board boxes! Empty ones, but in my eyes – useful. A few are stacked up one inside another – by the side of my sewing machine ; especially nice ones fit on top of the dresser; some in bedroom cupboards ( … More Hoarding