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Friends Un-reunited

I’m sort of writing this book, its about my formative teenaged years.  A big part of this time is school.  A lot has happened in my life since I left school at age 16 with grand ideas and big plans, … Continue reading

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‘Old Records Never Die’

HMV has been in my life since I was about fifteen years old, which is why I was so pleased to hear that it has been saved from administration, again. As a teenager the store would pull me in, it … Continue reading

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Wrong if you do, wrong if you don’t…

Has life got a bit silly? I’m a feminist and I am in total admiration for the women who gave up their lives to make sure that we had the vote. However, I’m beginning to wish I didn’t have one, … Continue reading

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Magic Moments with Meadow

Can you tell the difference between an adult and a grown-up? I’ve reached the grand old age of 60 and I am a grown-up, whilst Husband-in-a-Hurry is older than me and he’s an adult.  When my 3 year old granddaughter … Continue reading

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Christmas Day

    When I was a young girl, Christmas was in December. We celebrated Halloween in October, and just a week later, we had bonfire night. Fireworks seem to be on sale most of the year, now and Christmas starts … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping

We went Christmas shopping yesterday. Our annual trip to Bluewater. We do it there because Lakeside is through the tunnel and we’d have to pay. I planned it very carefully this year – we have had many trips where we … Continue reading

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I Love Chocolate, But…

When I was a little girl, the advent calendar that I had was a cardboard affair with colours and lots of glitter, and little doors that opened, and no chocolate. About twenty-five years ago, I tried to buy my daughters … Continue reading

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Dancing in the dark

I’m looking for a younger man, someone who can hold me up when I fall. There is a competition running on the radio to see Bruce Springsteen in New York City. It’s in aid of Children in Need and it costs … Continue reading

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Forget, “Does she take sugar?”

When you look at me do you see the wheelchair? Do you think of the woman who is sitting in it? I need someone to get me out of bed in the morning, I want you to do it with … Continue reading

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Left To My Own Devices

My shopping is out of control.  I don’t know how it got like this, it could be boredom, it might be bloody mindedness, or I could just put it down to MS! I’ve always been a bit of a shopaholic, … Continue reading

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