Monthly Archives: March 2015

Blank …………. Day 29 of 100

Blank …..the title of this blog post. Blank…… this page in my notebook. Blank …… my mind … bereft of ideas; totally lacking in inspiration. This enforced rest is taking its toll and I fear I will soon be slipping … Continue reading

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Sitting on the Sofa ………… Day 28 of 100

Well, its the second day of inactivity. The second day of being practically immobile. And I’m fed-up. For those of you who don’t know …….. I had an accident on Saturday afternoon; I collided rather spectacularly with my dog and … Continue reading

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Blame the Drugs ………. Day 27 of 100

I’m afraid I’m in a bit of a drug-induced fog. I had an accident yesterday, you see.  A rather silly incident, in which I collided with  my Afghan Hound, Carys, as we both tried to occupy the same spot in … Continue reading

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Acceptance …………. Day 26 of 100

A couple of my cross-stitch pictures need to be re-framed. They were done a long time ago ….probably about 20 years ….and the once-perfectly-flat pieces of aida cloth have succumbed to gravity;  slipped down in the frame and become rather … Continue reading

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Reasons to be Cheerful ……. Day 25 of 100

Day 25 ….a quarter of the way through my challenge, so I thought it would be a good idea to do one of my  “Reasons to be Cheerful” posts. I used to do this quite regularly and I don’t really … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Vine ………. Day 24 of 100

Is it just me, or are tomatoes a bit rubbishy at the moment ? I eat a healthy diet, which includes lots of fresh vegetables, salads and plenty of fruit, so I buy a lot of tomatoes. But, I have … Continue reading

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Failing to Prepare ? ………. Day 23 of 100

Every year, in early May, a Gardener’s Mart is held in the Village Hall. This is a lovely, friendly little event.  Gardeners from all around the area gather together and each one has a stall where they sell any surplus … Continue reading

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A Bit of a Mixed Bag ……….. Day 22 of 100

I’m not really feeling  ‘in the mood’ today. I have a few thing on my mind and my health is also giving me cause for concern. I can’t seem to concentrate and I have SO much to do ….so this … Continue reading

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Betty ………. Day 21 of 100

Last night I received the sad news that one of my dear friends had died.  Betty Stephenson passed away in February, after a short illness and her funeral had been held on the 2nd of March. Apparently her son, Mark, … Continue reading

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The ‘Marmite Effect’ …….. Day 20 of 100

I like sprouts ……..  They are not just for Christmas ! Today I have a roast lunch to cook.  There is a leg of lamb, so big it would choke a donkey.  Savoy cabbage; broad beans; carrots and SPROUTS !! Now … Continue reading

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