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Porthdinllaen – Episode 2

This was written by our eldest (age 11). Beach Holiday I was getting into bed. It was late, I had been at church since 4:30-10:30 at Kids Alive and Kinetic. As I took my socks off, I noticed sand in-between my … Continue reading

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Porthdinllaen – Episode 1

I still have sand in my trouser pockets and am working my way through the washing after a relaxing few days, rock pooling, crab lining, cricket playing, paddling, walking and watching the waves.  Last night, when I closed my eyes … Continue reading

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We Return

We return to school, to routine and I to more regular blogging.  Well we’ll see about that!  But as it’s one of those exceptionally windy nights that blows our little cottage right into the back drop of the hill it … Continue reading

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Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.

I collected Tim from work and took him to Aberconwy beach with a picnic.  The tide was on its way out and we were in the lee of the land, so sheltered from the wind. “Have you got  a book … Continue reading

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I Was Almost Made Redundant

With the election results concluded, my husband has been putting his slippered feet up, growing a beard and reading John Le Carre and an obscure book on cats! We have joined in the relaxation by adding a couple of days … Continue reading

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From Another Pocket of the Old Briefcase

Extracts from a letter written to Tim during the Christmas holidays.  It was the first time of being apart after we’d started courting (going out with each other) and my handwriting is exceptionally neat.  It was written from our family … Continue reading

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Simeon writes:

Our holiday diary   Day 1:  We went to a cottage in a very nice car. We went to the beach where there were very big waves.  We went up a hill where there was an old quarry.  We came … Continue reading

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