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Skidby Village Charities and Craft Fair ………. Saturday 10th October 2015

Today I have been here !  This is an annual event and is very popular in the area. The morning dawned bright and sunny and cars and vans pulled up outside the hall, disgorging a plethora of vendors, all eager … Continue reading

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Day 19 of 100 Pleats …….. Plain and Simple

Day 19 of the 100 Pleats Challenge and, after the glitz and glamour of yesterday, we have a plain and simple pleat. Now, I know I shouldn’t feel guilty about posting such a boring photo ………This is, after all, a … Continue reading

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Day 15 of 100 Pleats ……… And An Invitation to a Charity Event

Day 15 of the 100 Pleat Challenge and I’m sporting a twisty-pleat that is neatly held in place by my favourite Hair-Fork ……the gorgeous ALLEGRA CLASSIC HAIR FORK from http://stone-bridge.co.uk It really does hold my hair in place all day !  Which is … Continue reading

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Skidby Scarecrow Festival …….. Day 3 ……. The Final Day

Well its been another gloriously sunny, summer’s day in Skidby …….and the crowds poured into this delightful East Yorkshire village for the third and final day of the Scarecrow Festival. The Scarecrow Cafe did a roaring trade …serving up hot … Continue reading

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Skidby Scarecrow Festival 2015 …….Day 2

Welcome to Day 2 of the Skidby Scarecrow Festival ….. Well ….the day dawned warm and sunny and your roving reporter was up with the lark to capture some more images for you ………   see how good I am to … Continue reading

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Ghosts and Stuff …………… Day 82 of 100

Today is  gloriously warm, with a perfect summer sky and cotton-candy clouds. Not really the sort of day that makes one think of ghosts and ghouls and supernatural happenings.  However, following on from my rather dark and eerie fictional tale, … Continue reading

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Beginning To Feel I’m “Part of the Village” ………… Day 49 of 100

I’m sure I have mentioned how much I enjoy living in this pretty village.  And now that the trees are beginning to burst into blossom, its even prettier. We have a particularly spectacular cherry tree that adorns one of the … Continue reading

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Skidby Village Garage Sale ………… Day 48 of 100

Today the village held its annual Garage Sale. Many homes took the opportunity to clear out their attics and basements and finally get round to emptying overflowing garages. Skidby Village Hall Committee organise this event …..for a modest fee they … Continue reading

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The Wedding Outfit….. Part Two ………..Day 46 of 100

Today I went to Beverley, to search for the accessories for the  WEDDING OUTFIT. You may remember that I bought the clothes on Wednesday ?   Well, I still needed a hat/fascinator and a handbag …..and, as every woman knows, … Continue reading

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And We Can Hang Out Our Washing ………….. Day 5 of 100

I do like this little village. I have lived all over England and spent 15 years in Scotland so I think I am well qualified to comment on the pros and cons of various locations. Skidby sits in a little … Continue reading

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