Tag Archives: Grateful


All I want to do today is walk and think. We will be going out later to find some acorns for Miss Puddleduck’s autumn project. We might collect some crab apples too, as I intend to make crab apple jelly. … Continue reading

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Ships in Full Sail

In the Ceilidh band we used to play a jig called Ships in Full Sail (I can only find a home-grown YouTube version). It’s a cheerful little tune and the title came to mind, this morning as I said goodbye … Continue reading

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Thank God

Driving through town this morning,  I passed a sandwich board outside a pub.  Written in colourful chalk across the top it said “Thank God” and I thought “Great!  I have so much to thank God for.  What a lovely reminder.”  … Continue reading

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Finding Spiders, Ragwort Statistics, and Forgotten Secrets

To say that the day began with finding a squashed spider in my underwear, would not be strictly true. Indeed, I did find a squashed spider in my underwear, but that was when I stripped to bath, having been for … Continue reading

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