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Twitchy passenger

Handsome is a dreadful passenger – he sits there and twitches, winces, flinches, brakes… But it doesn’t matter, I still drove us to Peebles. We had a plan to go for a nice gentle flat walk alongside the river Tweed, … Continue reading

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I have a garden bench, so I have to use it sometimes

Do you see that? That’s sunshine! To celebrate, when I got home from work today I sat on my garden bench and ate a choc-ice, and then I decided that it was a bit parky for that after all, so … Continue reading

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why work when you can walk instead?

Handsome was on holiday today (half term, but as he only went back last week, not half way through for him) so I took a day off because the weather forecast was really good. I feel that in mid-October you … Continue reading

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gardening is good for the soul

It's been another glorious day, and I've been outside in the garden for all of it. We've planted things, and prepared beds to plant more things; replaced the water-butt (a casualty of the extremely cold winter – it froze solid … Continue reading

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a rather late new year resolution

My original New Year resolution was to get some exercise every day, even if it meant late-night skipping in the kitchen (something I try to avoid, as it makes the whole house shake, and sometimes I break things). So far, … Continue reading

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