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?
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!
Back in midst of time October 1982. When we were all slimmer and a lot younger. I can’t just photocopy my diaries ( too rude), or health & safety issues. So I will surmise.- Thurs 7 Oct- Julian as another keen student at North Staffs Poly came to see me at 12 noon, saying the … More ‘Isn’t she Pretty in Pink’
Josh has learnt how to Facetime. So we has a few minutes together- but more importantly the test results for the bungalow came back clear!! after one female carer caught the virus. In fact by the time if took for Josh and the other 3 lads, who live in the house test result to appear- … More Good news