Category: life

  • Spring- not at all. Snow? Yes!

    Last night, around 12:00pm, all hell broke loose. Plonk…plonk…plonk on the roof. Suddenly, the hailstorm burst and hammered down. I had a look but couldn’t see much in the dark. All went quiet, and then some heavy showers were on and off. Just after seven this morning, I opened my curtains and, whala!


  • Season 4 Episode 30: Valerie Peachey on Time and What is Next is Now

  • My outside space

    The Cosmic Photo Challenge : My outside space. My new outside space.

  • No Silent Sunday

    My friend and I had a lovely hour listening to our local Ukelele players. They could sit outside in the fresh air on the balcony. My friend and I sat inside, listening and singing along. I went to my friend’s place for a cuppa. We hadn’t seen each other since 2019 before Covid struck New […]

  • Creative Writing: Camp NaNoWriMo 2021

    Camp NaNoWriMo July 2021 I made it easily before the deadline of end of July! I edited 52910 words in less than four weeks. The camp’s target is to finish a specific amount of words in the four weeks of July. My intention was 50000. I entered Camp NaNoWriMo to perform some editing on all […]

  • Creative writing: Shopping.

    Words for the week: punishment, friendship, sunshine, shopping, board games, beginning Meaning of shopping: Shopping is an activity in which a customer browses the available goods or services presented by one or more retailers with the potential intent to purchase a suitable selection of them. Shopping – Wikipedia › wiki › Shopping Fifty years […]

  • NaNoWriMo: 40,833 words

    You unlocked a badge Write 40,000 Words You earned this badge by updating your word count at 40,000 words. You’re 80% of the way there. YAY 80%, 20% to go to 50,000 words before the end of November. I’m enjoying writing about my adult world. I can’t believe I had that many adventures up until […]

  • Night-light

  • Crumpets

    No bread at home today. It’s been ages since I’ve baked crumpets.

  • Unexpected visit.

    We picked the last flowers. Eating an ice block with dad.

  • COVD 19 update; flu immunisation

    Yesterday was D-day for going out of lock-down or staying in it. Another week in level 4 lock-down for us. On April 27, 2020, 11:59 pm we move back to level 3. Still no contact and open shops and malls. Only take-away and on-line businesses may start. This will be for two weeks. I received […]

  • Groceries delivered today

    I am privileged to be one of the over 70s to whom groceries may be delivered. As a person over seventy, it is better to stay home, away from shops and people. Sunday, I went online and ordered my groceries. The shop warned that it could take up to two weeks before it could be […]