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Celebration prepared

It was a very, very special day on Sunday. Our Ruby Wedding Anniversary. Forty years together is something worth celebrating, and for once, we did it in style. Lovely church service, then buffet lunch for the church, family and friends, … Continue reading

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Dream of the future

Which team do you support? Is it the local team, or the one that plays the best, or wins the most? You may remember Norman Tebbit controversially used the phrase ‘the cricket test’ to judge whether people from a non-indigenous background … Continue reading

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Come the day

I love that feeling when you wake up on a morning when you are going on holiday. It’s come! At last! There’s a delightful excited feeling within you.  Better still, the first time I held each of my babies in my arms, … Continue reading

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Tagging along

I loved being in the Brownies and Guides. And I loved church parades. Strutting along the streets, doing my best to keep the right foot forward at the right time. There would always be the little kids joining alongside of … Continue reading

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Doing the right thing

I loved being a ‘stay at home mum’ when my kids were tiny. My husband earned the money; I spent it. A great arrangement I thought! Ok so there wasn’t that much to spend, but we got by. Then we … Continue reading

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What will you leave behind?

I’m so proud of all my kids. I’m also thrilled with my grandkids, and enjoy hearing about all that they’ve achieved at school, at cubs, at church and at home. If I never achieved anything else in my life, I … Continue reading

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