I've noticed that the number of blogs that I read regularly has increased to over 40. Now, obviously, not everyone posts everyday, but I do endeavour to read them all at some point during the week and comment where appropriate. Some of the blogs I follow are the 'professionals' ~ Shimelle, Ali, Lizzy, Stephanie; some … Continue reading How Do You Read Yours?
Month: May 2010
~ Yet more filming on our local streets ~
~ Where did she go? ~
There was no great plan in place yesterday for celebrating my birthday. Instead, we invited my BF and her family and our Chelsea Pensioner friend over for the afternoon and evening. Not too many photos were taken, mainly because we were just enjoying the company of each other. However, here's a wee taster of my … Continue reading Birthday Review
~ My birthday present from DH and DS ~ Remember here, when I promised to reveal all? Well, here, in all their glory, are my lovely Ugg Australia toe-sandals (I think the Aussies call them thongs, but as the Brits know thongs as something else, I'll stop there ...). You might like to know that … Continue reading 149/365
~ God is in the detail: spotted atop the scaffolding around a neighbour's house ~
A Thank You Card For Mel
I sent Mel a thank you card earlier this week; she organised such a brilliant blog hop last weekend! Anyway, she has received it and very kindly said she loves it. Card making still scares me!
~ Housework ~When I married DH, I was fortunate enough to inherit a cleaning lady. However, for a number of reasons, she hasn't been for 3 weeks and isn't coming again until at least the middle of June. There was nothing for it, except to set to and just get it done.
I Blame Amy
Has anyone seen the latest post on Shimelle's blog? When I read it last night, I thought, "Am I brave enough to email her?" I've been thrilled by the response to my take on the All About Me blog hop ~ would it be good enough for Shimelle? And then this morning, I found this … Continue reading I Blame Amy
When my friend dropped her daughter off with me yesterday, she brought me half a dozen homemade ANZAC biscuits. She makes them for her church, because apparently they last a reasonable length of time ... but not in this house! I've tasted them before, because our Aussie Gap students used to make them ~ that … Continue reading ANZAC Biscuits