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Lockdown DIY

Before lockdown my vast toolkit consisted of a hammer, a saw and various screwdrivers.  I have now added to that impressive list with the addition of, not one, but two different types of electric sander. This project was to keep … Continue reading

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Lockdown Garden

  We had a week after our arrival back home from Spain before the UK went in to lockdown. We used that time wisely, getting soil into our raised beds and planning the garden. This was going to be an … Continue reading

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Keeping in Touch

I  wish I had invested some money in  Zoom shares at the beginning of the year. Who would have thought in January that the only way to see your friends and family was online! It was great to be able … Continue reading

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Staying Home for 12 Weeks

Well, as life starts to slowly edge towards normal and we are handed back more and more snippets of our old life, it’s about time I caught up with my blog.  How could I not find time before now for … Continue reading

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Spain for a Day

Saturday 14th March It was an early start for us to catch the ferry from Portsmouth to Santander in sunny Spain. We had been a little concerned about the coronavirus and its implications on our holiday, so we had regularly … Continue reading

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1 Diana Drive

When we started doing all our travelling, there was always the outside possibility that my dad  might be able to sell his field for building, and if that happened then we might be lucky enough to be able to build … Continue reading

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The Southwest Coast Path

a The south west of England is one of our favourite parts of the country. We have visited here many times before and its charm never ceases to beguile us. Every time we come down we always do at least … Continue reading

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At Last…..Time for a Catch Up

Well it has certainly been a long time since I have had time to sit and update the blog.  Well when I say I haven’t had time what I really mean is that trying to get the time and the … Continue reading

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Ian & Jane Meet Liz & Phil (Almost!)

It had been years since either of us had visited Windsor Castle, so with a break in the torrential rain forecast we headed up the M3 to visit the Queen. We tried to ask this chap here with the large … Continue reading

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Last Formal Night

What a good-looking bunch, they certainly all scrub up well! I’ll drink to that ! Paul with all his “young ladies” Available for hire, two ageing night club bouncers! Its not often that I manage to capture a photo of … Continue reading

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