SP Premium
TIZSLIM
80,000-99,999 SparkPoints 80,364
SparkPoints
 

TIZSLIM's Blogs

Armistice Day
Monday, November 12, 2018      4 comments

Yesterday was Remembrance Sunday. As it was 100 years since the end of the First World War, even more of a deal was made about it this year. I had painted my nails with a 'remembrance' theme. Basically the poppy colours. ... Read more
Kidney Casserole
Saturday, November 10, 2018      5 comments

A slight diversion from The Wedding of The Century [yes there's more to come]. I have been cooking up a storm this week. To some extent a de cluttering of the freezer and store cupboards. No doubt I'll also blog more about that in the next we... Read more
The Wedding Of The Century - what we were thinking
Friday, November 09, 2018      3 comments

As reported by The Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind. Does anyone have some scissors and will they notice if I cut this ruddy dangly bit from my hat? ... Read more
The Wedding Of The Century -The look of love
Wednesday, November 07, 2018      5 comments

As reported by The Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind. If a picture paints a thousand words........ ... Read more
The Wedding Of The Century - Did you notice?
Tuesday, November 06, 2018      7 comments

As reported by The Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind. It was the dress. Or more to the point. It wasn't the dress. Well, not the SAME dress. This was the dress she wore during the day. ... Read more
The Wedding Of The Century - Can you see?
Monday, November 05, 2018      5 comments

As reported by The Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind. That was the formal stuff done. Well nearly. Of course we had to have the cutting of the cake. ... Read more
Return to The Wedding of The Century
Sunday, November 04, 2018      7 comments

As reported by The Hottest Most Stylish Mother of The Bride ever in the History of Humankind. Where were we? Oh yes, the formal photos. Once they were over, we got to throw some more confetti. ... Read more
Light up the sky
Saturday, November 03, 2018      5 comments

Elaine, Sally and I, had a little outing this evening. ... Read more
Decision made
Friday, November 02, 2018      4 comments

Lord Byron did come back with an increased offer. An additional 5k. Which meant both he and the inscrutable Mr C had offered the exact same amount. I instructed Simon [Estate Agent] to go back to both, tell 'em the situation, and see whether ... Read more
A hundred years from today
Thursday, November 01, 2018      4 comments

Elaine is a 'friend' of the local museum. They were hosting an event this evening basically opening their special 'First World War' exhibition - based on local history from that period. She invited me as her guest. I accepted her invitation be... Read more
No tricks or treats
Wednesday, October 31, 2018      5 comments

When I was a child, Halloween just wasn't a thing in the UK. The big autumn celebration was Bonfire Night. Children would make a 'guy' and then go 'penny for the guying'. My parents run a newsagents so we'd sit outside with our guy. At th... Read more
Today's News from Tiz Towers
Tuesday, October 30, 2018      5 comments

Simon [the second estate agent] phoned me to say Lord Byron had emailed an offer. Basically £4,000 more than the previous offer from the inscrutable Mr C. After some discussion, Simon and I agreed he would go back to both of them and try to sq... Read more
Budget Day
Monday, October 29, 2018      2 comments

Philip Hammond [Chancellor of the Exchequer] announced 'his' budget in Parliament today. I can't help but wonder why he bothered. Until Brexit is sorted out we have no idea really regards the future economy of the UK. Normally The Chancellor ... Read more
Yes OK - it's Autumn
Sunday, October 28, 2018      1 comments

I love the summer. Long [hopefully hot] days filled with fetes, picnics, barbecues, walks in the park and so much more. I love the heat. Hotter the better. I swear I was meant to be born in a much hotter climate than the UK. Sometimes thoug... Read more
Fall back
Saturday, October 27, 2018      3 comments

The clocks go back here in the UK tonight. Well, to be precise, they go back at 2 a.m tomorrow morning. I don't plan on being up at that point. A little 'meme' I was taught as a child [before 'meme' was even a word] was Spring forward - Fall ... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 Last Page »