I should know? I knew the date – today. But a couple of weeks back I thought is it 2 or 3 years since dad died? It seems so long since I’ve seen him really- coud be 3 years. And in a different way – seems like only yesterday when we visited him in hospital … More Two or Three years?
I’ve been in hospital for over a week. On the 10th January feel. Whoosh, in the kitchen lying on the cold floor. Waiting for the ambulance ( thinking- ‘glad Julian gave it a brush the other day’. Ambulance men arrived two hours later. Bye bye Julian- off to mend my leg. He had been rushing … More What a saga
Hi, sorry been away a few weeks. Josh been staying for a while- lovely to see him again. Have to mention ‘I am a Celebrity – currently been filmed in ‘Gwrych Castle’.
A few views Picking some fair ( is it fare or fair)! Favourite anniversary card, Lovely Chagall. Cut the arbour down- less work next year.
Some interesting skies Some beautiful views…………….. Cut the arbour down- so that’s less work…… October must be our anniversary.
The day before lockdown restrictions started in Denbighshire, we travelled to Anglesey; to get our winter types put back on. No doubt will be a mild winter now!! But at least we can hopefully get back up the hill again. Then recently I have spent days back & forth to the dentist, No joy as … More what I’ve been up too……
The last few months (six now I think Covid has been the topic of conversation). To start of not seeing Josh was a bit of a novelty! I felt shitty for enjoying my space. 😦 Not having to clean his teeth, organise meals for 5 pm, listening to karaoke, listening to hours of his babble, … More a bit about ‘just Josh’.
Here are all the days I’ve plucked from thin air-just random parts I’ve highlighted! 5th Sept 86- (6 wks before we wed). We’ve moved into the lodge over the summer with Jules sleeping in the front bedroom!! This piece of information for my mums ears to pacify her. Finally hear today we’ gained a place … More 5th Sept 86 -17th April 87
2nd June- first trip to Ruthin craft centre. Meeting Carole Netting. Have a show, love the country side. 3rd June –Gary’s funeral Dad, Jeff, Simon and Roy are bearer’s- must have been very sad- back of my mind all day. Monday 9th June-Julian makes wonderful progress on the housing front- the chance to apply for … More From my diary 1986. ‘Life as a student- to finding a little nest in North Wales’
Stupidly the ignorance of my youth- I had a piece of card entitled ‘Royal, Academy of Art’ Exhibitors varnishing & season ticket -stuck in my diary . Well I thought I had to get my painting ‘re- varnished’ & having exhibited a print. I didn’t go. So whenever I watch the BBC, the Royal Academy … More Various- from my diary…1985
Graham Sadler worked for Thompsons Holidays ( at this time) & he kindly asked us along on a freebie flight to Spain. Oh yes- that will do very nicely. The lack of sleep, Bran Muffin, my undiagnosed Coeliac disease all made for a lovely holiday. Not. Please forgive the self induced writings of a teenage … More A trip to Alicante for the day!