Tag Archives: Old age

A Photo a Day in June ….. June 29th

  Today’s photo is of my beloved great-grandma, Annie Louisa Becker. She died over 45 years ago, at the grand old age of 98 and was, until the very last year or so, always alert and lots of fun.   … Continue reading

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The Post Office

  This morning I visited this little Post Office. I regularly send packages and letters to various friends and family and recently I have been posting books to my grandson, Gabriel. He is 9 yrs old and a keen reader; … Continue reading

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Seven Days of Random Photos …. Day 4 …. Hanging on the Telephone

  This is a photo of my dear old Dad. The photo was taken last week, when I was spending a couple of days with him and we went out for lunch. He is 95 and lives in a bungalow … Continue reading

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Faded Beauty

  I adore tulips …..I think they are my favourite  ‘cut‘  spring flower. Daffodils, crocus and snowdrops look wonderfully cheerful when blooming in the garden, but tulips ….indoors, in a vase ….. have a simple elegance that appeals to me. … Continue reading

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Day 63 of 100 Pleats ……Mellow

  Day 63 of the 100 PLEATS IN 100 DAYS CHALLENGE and today  my bun is held in place By this gorgeous little Hair Fork from Stone Bridge Hair Accessories This lovely, mellow-yellow Hair Fork is fast becoming my absolute favourite, … Continue reading

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Day 47 of 100 Pleats …..Autumn Almanac …… Celebrations and *THAT* Advert

Day 47 of the 100 Pleats in 100 Days Challenge and, in honour of this grey and damp autumn day, I am sporting a classic French pleat and wearing golden leaves and berries in my hair.  Very autumnal …. Ahhhh AUTUMN ….. I … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days

6 of 100 This  dilapidated old bird-table stands in an over-grown area of a garden in the village. Unloved and neglected, it is left alone, to slowly rot away.  Ivy has become entangled around the decaying, wooden legs and a … Continue reading

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CONVENTION

We were on holiday when they moved in, but to hear my neighbour’s description of the new tenants of Mill Cottage, one would have thought that the devil incarnate had taken up residence. She couldn’t wait to share the gossip … Continue reading

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