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This morning, around 8am I heard an unusual loud industrial noise which sounded like it was in the street in front of my house. I looked out of my window, there was nothing to be seen. The volume ebbed and flowed and I took it to be a road cleaner [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Feb 7th 2019

In keeping with my yearly tradition I created a calendar for Mr C, showing one photographic memory from each month of the previous year. I also created a calendar for mum, having noticed a perfect place for it in her new kitchen.
2018 didn’t go according to plan. We had intended to visit Italy in June [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Jan 9th 2019

… And now my computer is permanently set up for the first time since mid December. Now I can get organised again!

No Comments CherryPie on Jan 9th 2019

I am currently writing my review of 2018, it is almost finished, just needing some tweaks and a re-read (and creation of photo montages) before posting.
I have an an update to my recent post ‘Temporary Curtains‘…
The carpet has arrived and is due to be fitted on Wednesday. This means I need to move my computer [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Jan 8th 2019

Despite some pre-occupations throughout the year I managed to feed my Happiness Jar with at least one happy thought each day
What is a Happiness Jar? The simplest thing in the world. You get yourself a jar (or a box, or a vessel of any kind) and every day, at the end of the [...]

18 Comments CherryPie on Jan 5th 2019

I am still awaiting carpet for the newly painted room. It is taking longer than usual due to the Christmas holiday. This means that I have to wait before I can choose the curtain material to match the rest of the room. The new curtain rail will be fitted at the same time as the [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Jan 2nd 2019

On the Sunday before Christmas, the day before Christmas Eve we had an excursion to Chirk Castle with one of Mr C’s friends. Before we set off on our excursion we briefly called in on someone else to exchange presents in time for Christmas.
Chirk Castle had a fun theme for their Christmas display “Christmas of [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Jan 1st 2019

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