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The return of vinyl……

I think it all began by seeing this post and then of course reading this book. I admitted when I wrote about my thoughts on the novel that it made me want to find a turntable and listen to records … Continue reading

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Saying goodbye, saying hello

At this time of year the internet is awash with goodbye old year hello new year. It is the way of things. I’m not ready yet to say farewell but I guess I have little choice so as a nod … Continue reading

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Celebrating autumn leaves and loved ones

Recently I suggested that we have a trip to Roundhay Park to throw some leaves about. They were not that enthusiastic but we seemed to have fun anyway! I think that I need to practice my photography skills some more……. … Continue reading

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Around here and a sunset

I thought I’d just pop in and say hello. Hello! I have been absent from this space for a week or so and I was thinking how to delve back into the blogging thing…. What better way than with a … Continue reading

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Holiday vibes and shadow photos

Having a lovely time here in Portugal. We have found our own routine. Late breakfast, reading, pool, late lunch. A walk here and nap there just the perfect lazy holiday. I’ve also been taking lots of photos some on the … Continue reading

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The post box quest continues….

I am very excited to share these photos. Bring on the geek fest, oh yeah! If you recall from my previous ramblings about these gems of the UK postal service, most post boxes that you find on the streets today … Continue reading

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Read 2016 – The Cornish Coast Murder by John Bude

A fired passed this book on to me. It is one in a growing series of re-published novels from the 1930’s. I love the idea that old books are getting a second life. Although you do sort of wonder why … Continue reading

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A whirlwind 22 hours

Strange title but it hits the nail on the head. Gav and I are very lucky to have a great relationship with my younger niece. She loves to come and visit and we love her to. She is on her … Continue reading

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A little update

We have been having technical trouble over here the last week or so. And now to make matters worse I have a stinker of a cold. So I thought till normal posting returns I’d share a cute photo of Buddy. … Continue reading

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First snow of 2016

It happened a couple of weeks ago. My favourite winter thing apart from Christmas. The white stuff came. It was a Saturday and I’d set off to meet a friend for a pizza. It was trying to snow as we … Continue reading

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