Category Archives: A slice of life

Musings on the world today, funny, sad or otherwise things that have happened to me.

Learning to use a sewing machine

Years ago my late mother in law bought me a sewing machine. I tried to use it, I made curtains with it (very successfully, in one case) and a skirt and that was it. Eventually it got re-cycled to a … Continue reading

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The Week of The wedding

You may remember that my eldest son was getting married this year. I wrote about it here. So I thought I would update you on the wedding and the week of the run up, which was entirely uneventful as far … Continue reading

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Going to the Theatre

I haven’t been to the Theatre in years. It used to be a regular part of our social life before we had children and we haven’t really got back into the habit. However, friends who live nearer to London than … Continue reading

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Feeling Brave in a foolish kind of way

Yesterday I did something for the first time. I went to a gallery to look at an exhibition, on my own. A massive thing for me. I am not the most confident of people in strange places, and I had … Continue reading

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Full House

My home is full of guests and while I love it, I am feeling completely discombobulated. My sister-in-law, her husband, daughter and their dog are staying with us while their property purchase in France goes through. Add into the mix, my … Continue reading

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