Tag Archives: grandchildren

It’s not like me!

I’M CROSS, it’s not you, or it could be, but this time I’m cross about this insignificant virus.  I need to personalise it so for the sake of this blog we’ll call it Wally. When Wally reared his ugly head … Continue reading

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The balanced scales of contentment

Am I happy today, I’d rather be content. Contentment, I’ve been thinking a lot lately about this and whether in this precarious time I should be. With COVID-19 hanging over me I’m wondering if I ought to be worried, frightened … Continue reading

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Can we ever trust again?

If lockdown is lifted towards the end of May and is, as Boris says, a phased affair, who of us are going to feel happy to return to a normal life? I am quite nervous about resuming certain things in … Continue reading

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I was going to, but…

I thought I would pop up to Fortnum’s this morning for supplies, but Mum & Dad might have needed help with their very first Waitrose online shop so I thought I would postpone. Husband in a hurry and I talked … Continue reading

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Stolen choices

I don’t want this to be a depressing blog, in fact I have rediscovered a lot in this current situation. I have more time as I cannot fill my life with minutiae. I have found that I am able to … Continue reading

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Sue’s Suite; Nick, I’ve found another builder.

This is an update on my new suite. I know that my new accommodation won’t be done overnight, it will take a few months, not weeks and I don’t think I will be in there until the end of April … Continue reading

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Elf Help

The elves from my childhood were Santa’s helpers. They had green stripy legs and they had names like Patch and Sugar Socks and they always helped on the Big Day. I am a little confused, Christmas seems to have lost … Continue reading

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Pisspronounciations

My grandchildren are young and we allow mispronunciation when children are cute and  it sounds very charming. At what point do we correct? Henry and Meadow came for dinner on Monday. We had lasagne and it was always going to … Continue reading

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