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Rain ……… Day 10 of 100

  Today I am a tenth of the way in my 100 day challenge and, as you can see, its rainy ……. Or, at least, it was when I went to B&Q to purchase some more bits and bobs for … Continue reading

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Skidby Village Hall Christmas Fair …. Saturday 5th December 2015

  What do you get if you fill a Village Hall with Christmas trees; handmade gift-bags and a row of knitted  Peppa Pigs ? ……….  SKIDBY VILLAGE HALL CHRISTMAS FAIR of course !   Well,  Storm Desmond did its best … Continue reading

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BACK HOME

Today is my first full day back home, after being away for 3 weeks. As my regular readers will know, I have been staying at my daughters; looking after things while she has been away on honeymoon in the Dominican … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Events ……… Day 71 of 100

Last night I attended a meeting of the Management Committee of the Skidby Village Hall ….and I am, rather ridiculously, proud  to say that I am now a committee member. The other members were so lovely and very welcoming  and … Continue reading

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Life’s Calendar ……….. Day 40 of 100

Isn’t it funny how one’s life changes ?  Suddenly it takes a completely different direction and things that, once, were so important, fade into the background. Today, while scrolling and browsing through the  ‘social media’, I noticed that many of … Continue reading

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Reasons to be Cheerful ………. Day 39 of 100

Well, dear readers, here we are again ……. its Friday and time for another  “Pollyanna”  post ! I hope you are not too bored with my   ‘Reasons to be cheerful’  posts …..I do think we should all try to count our … Continue reading

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Blossom ………… Day 37 of 100

Today my knee feels so much better. In fact, so great is the improvement, that I actually took a gentle stroll around the village. The weather is warm and the sun is out in an azure blue sky….with fluffy white … 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 Photo a Day for 100 Days ……. Day 96

96 of 100 I pass this little graveyard almost every day when walking round the village. It sits quietly between two houses, on Main Street, quite a way from the village church and main graveyard ……. and it intrigues me. … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days……….. Day 80

80 of 100 The calm after the storm. Yesterday the tail-end of Hurricane Gonzalo whizzed across the Atlantic and lashed the UK.  We were battered and bruised by winds and rain. Dustbins trundled down the road; branches were bent to … Continue reading

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