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Tricked 'em
Sunday, June 13, 2021      4 comments

Elaine, as is her wont, wishes to go full on for her Garden Party next Saturday.  She wants afternoon tea from 2 p.m.  Then a barbecue in the evening.  Fair enough.  Except given she can't even bake a potato, it will be me that has to do the cat... Read more
Saturday, June 12, 2021      8 comments

Fatsecret.com That's the name of the website I was referring to yesterday.  Awful name isn't it?  Anyway, as I said, I have joined - as have some of you.  I have found two spark related groups on there: Sparkers maintaining healthy hab... Read more
A Sparkly New Home?
Friday, June 11, 2021      9 comments

I've been looking at setting up a basic forum for us to shelter in as it were.  However, Caz has flagged up this; https://www.sparkpeople.com/
vidual.asp?blog_id=6763729 Worth a look I think as it seems... Read more
Bits and bobs
Thursday, June 10, 2021      6 comments

Me - What you doing Cook? Cook - I'm seeing what bits and bobs need using before the visit home next week.  Hmm, 2 bananas, 3 apples and some grapes.  I'll use one of those apples with these slightly withered parsnips to make a soup.    ... Read more
Tennis, tennis, and more and more tennis
Wednesday, June 09, 2021      6 comments

Today I watched some tennis.  Followed by some tennis.  Then some more tennis.  And just to round off, some tennis. Two women's quarter finals and two men's quarter finals to be precise.  The first three matches went the way I hoped, the fourth... Read more
Press send
Tuesday, June 08, 2021      6 comments

When I moved to Base Camp, I didn't expect to be staying here very long.  I suggested to The ex Worker[?] Friend we view it as a business opportunity and whilst I'd be financing things, he'd do a lot of the work and get a cut of the profits when... Read more
Monday, June 07, 2021      8 comments

As a result of The ex Worker Friend[?] emailing recently raising the question of finances, I've been going through our correspondence over the last few years to kind of get my ducks in a row as it were.  Also to figure out what I consider fair. ... Read more
A Punch to the Solar Plexus
Sunday, June 06, 2021      9 comments

cles.asp?id=2659 Bit of a body blow eh?  Thanks btw to New-Caz for the heads up.  I would really like to stay in touch with my 'Spark Friends' - if you feel likewise... Read more
Why doncha get back into bed
Saturday, June 05, 2021      8 comments

Reasons to be cheerful. 1)  June 19th - Elaine's Garden Party Seemingly pretty much all the 'Birthday Brunch Bunch' will be able to attend which is wonderful.  It's sooooooooooo long since we've all been together.  Plus of course I'll ... Read more
Don't Get Mad
Friday, June 04, 2021      9 comments

The day after The ex Worker [?] Friend came to collect his tools, I emailed him to thank him for bringing my stuff that had been stored in his loft at the same time.  It seemed like the polite thing to do - despite my knowing [and saying at the ... Read more
Thursday, June 03, 2021      10 comments

Cambridge.  Atkins.  Low fat.  Cabbage diet.  Keto.  Paleo.  Low carb.  And no doubt plenty of others that I haven't mentioned.  Diets.  Eat this, do that, and you too will achieve your goal weight.  Plus of course your perfect life. My c... Read more
Goals for June
Wednesday, June 02, 2021      7 comments

Well, goals for Tiz in June to be precise.  And yes, I know I'm a day late.  Blame it on the Bank Holiday.  You could say that unlike the Refuse Collectors mentioned in my blog yesterday, I haven't rushed to catch up.  I did turn the page on my ... Read more
Tuesday, June 01, 2021      7 comments

Yesterday was a Bank Holiday.  I did btw point that out to the Countess de Clutter. Me - You do realise today is a Bank HOLIDAY Countess? C d C - And? Me - Well, you know, HOLIDAY being the operative word. C d C - That statem... Read more
May's Missions - Results
Monday, May 31, 2021      7 comments

Well that's the Merry Month of May dealt with.  Bit of a mixed bag.  Cook is happy as she's tried some more new recipes. Truth be told though, I think Cook is happiest when concocting something out of random ingredients.  This evening for insta... Read more
On A Roll
Sunday, May 30, 2021      6 comments

Got up this morning and the second load of laundry from the stored stuff wasn't dry.  What a shame I smirked to myself, visualizing a day dedicated to watching the first round of The French Open.  The Countess de Clutter had other ideas.  'We co... Read more

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