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?
First snow this morning. Which thank goodness didn’t stick here- but I can see on the hills. We have had some glorious autumn sunshine. Josh enjoyed his few days at home over Halloween. Time for more karaoke. I managed a trip to the hairdressers before he came here. Quite handy as Julian can spend a … More Life
I’ve had a week full of appointments- physio ( who has said I don’t need to go to see her any more, but can just carry on( using my tool box of different exercises). Julian & I have discussed this toolbox in jest since the meeting! Apparently I can go back if I feel I … More Marching towards Autumn- well actually it is autumn!
Over the last few weeks I have been making another slip ( petticoat). It’s my third over the last few years. But since Christmas and being in hospital never thought I could manage with the lose of movement in left hand. But it has recovered enough to attempt. If slowly and rather clumsier. ( bit … More finished- in my style- shocking!
Yesterday we took Josh for lunch at the Kings Head in LLanrhaedr, next door to were lived 25 years ago. Somewhere very close to were we live now- but as on a side road, we just drive past usually. But felt like a trip down memory lane- as my mum would often take me and … More Catching up with Josh yesterday
Hours, days have been engrossed in the past. I have fallen into the trap of searching on a ancestry site- searching for a ‘One ‘relatives details. Then the next thing I find days have past- entwined in a family web of relatives. Learning about those who never reach their twenty’s or those who disappear even … More digging up the past
What a busy few week- Not busy in most peoples lives- but more than usual that happens in mine. Especially as we have driven as far as Cheshire twice in last fortnight. First time I’ve been home ( home as in where I grew up ) for at least 9mths. had a great reunion with … More Friends and family
And so Harvey mentioned on the phone the other day as he has to go to India with work did I have a list of his immunisations he’d had over the years, So I thought I would put my hand on this info straight away. But No. The baby book where I’d kept everything jotted … More Digging about in the desk
Starting with my tooth or rather lack of it. I mentioned I had lost a front tooth- still trying to get it sorted.Julian took me back to the dentist this week for an impression. The previous night I wasn’t concentrating ( my usual state) and yet again put moisturiser on the tooth brush instead of … More the old and the new
Quick karokee before we set off for a week in Worcester. Take a peep out of the window 1st morning at our cottage at dawn & see duck with 5 ducklings crossing the lawn. By the time I find my phone to snap the procession- they’ve waddled away into the pond! so just snap the … More Birthday break
But if you don’t do things when you think about them . Things just get busy and forgot, 🧐so as I’m on a go slow few days ( suspected UTI) thought I’d upload some memories from my old photo albums re Josh 30th on 6th Aug 😍 Love the ones when he was small at … More I know it’s too early …….