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The Prompt: Turn

The lovely boyfriend re-discovered boxes of old vinyl in his Dad’s garage recently, so, we’ve spent many an evening listening to records the old-fashioned way. Sara from MumTurnedMom’s prompt of ‘turn’ could easily refer to a turntable don’t you think?! Turn    Reminiscing as the records turn Still many lessons left to learn Memories come […]

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The Prompt: Pride

You’re growing up too fast, My heart just bursts with pride, Not yet two, my favourite boy, Your brightness shines so far and wide. Walking and talking; no big deal, Words and numbers too, Remembering the way to Grandad’s house, I’m so very proud of you. Colours are easy peasy, And your favourite is green, Cars and […]

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The Prompt: Start

The Prompt at Mum Turned Mom is back again for 2017 I’m pleased to say and to start us off is a prompt called…start! 🙂   Embed from Getty Images   Say hello to a new year, It’s time to make a new start, Will you make resolutions? Take up a hobby, say, art? Perhaps you’ll start a […]

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Goodbye 2016

  David Bowie said goodbye to Fame, Paul Daniels left the magic game. Terry Wogan had ruled the airwaves, Like Jimmy Young he played our faves. The Two Ronnies are re-united, And George Martin, also knighted. Fave TV stars: Hilda, Manuel, R2D2, Leia: gone as well. Victoria Wood really made me giggle, Prince, at times, […]

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A Christmas Poem

Decorations, red and gold; The greatest story ever told. Christmas tree, standing proud; Carollers, sing out loud. Peace on earth, goodwill to all; Seems far away with each war call. Lights and stars so merry and bright; Keep on shining until Twelfth Night. Turkey, mince pies, and, mulled wine; Tradition dictates food that’s fine. Seasons […]

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The Prompt: Journey

* Dear Stella, we had quite a journey; I still can’t believe that you’re gone. My mind gets flooded with memories; Twelve years and eleven months on. Narrowly missed your next birthday; But you knew that you’d had enough. My brave, determined companion; Those last few weeks were so tough. Our walks I’ll fondly remember; […]

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The Prompt: Red

Some of you are aware that Stella is now very poorly indeed. As I type this we are preparing for a serious conversation with the vet that will most likely include planning a date for euthanasia. I will never be ready but each day she shows more signs that she’s finding her reduced quality of […]

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